On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1984

Historical Events

  • US ends participation in multinational Lebanon peace force
  • World's most valuable tip - New York police detective Robert Cunningham offers waitress Phyllis Penzo half of $1 lottery ticket, next day they win $6 million

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Nalick, American singer and songwriter.
  • Mario Ančić, Croatian tennis player (world #7 2006; Davis Cup 2005), born in Split, Croatia
  • Samantha Stosur, Australian tennis player (US Open 2011; 6 x Grand Slam doubles titles; Tour Finals doubles 2005, 06), born in Brisbane, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Yarrall, strongest Englishman/weighed 826 lb (374.7 kg), dies
1984 Highlights

About March 30, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Aries