On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1984

Historical Events

  • 1st live TV appearance by Chief Justice Warren Burger (Nightline)

Music History

Weird Al Yankovic gives free live performance at Del Mar Fair

Famous Birthdays

  • Mateus Galiano da Costa, Angolan footballer, born in Luanda, Angola
  • Paul Dano, American actor (Love and Mercy), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Lee Krasner, American abistract expressionist painter, dies at 75
  • Sunny Johnson, American actress (Flashdance), dies of a cerebral hemorrhage at 30
  • Wladimir Rudolfovich Vogel, composer, dies at 88
1984 Highlights

About June 19, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini