On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 1984

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

"Born in the USA" 7th studio album by Bruce Springsteen is released

Singer-Songwriter Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen
  • 18th Music City News Country Awards: Statler Brothers

Sport awardUS Golf Open

1960 champion Arnold Palmer fails to qualify for the US Open Golf Championship for the first time in 32 years

  • DNA is successfully cloned from an extinct animal
  • MLB Draft: New York Mets take Mechanicsburg Area Senior HS outfielder Shawn Abner at #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian White, Canadian hockey player
  • Rainie Yang, Taiwanese singer and actress
1984 Highlights

About June 4, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini