On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1984

Historical Events

  • Failed coup by cocaine growers in Bolivia
  • Longest pro football game, LA Express beats Mich Panthers 27-21 in USFL playoffs, games lasts 93 minutes 33 seconds

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pierre Trudeau officially steps down as Prime Minister of Canada after serving two separate terms for a total of 15 years

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau

Famous Birthdays

  • Fantasia Barrino, American singer
  • Gabriel Badilla, Costa Rican footballer

Famous Deaths


Person of interestLillian Hellman

Lillian Hellman, American playwright, (Toys in the Attic, Little Foxes), dies at 79

Playwright Lillian Hellman
Playwright
Lillian Hellman

1984 Highlights

About June 30, 1984

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Cancer