On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Pee Wee Reese & Rick Ferrell elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tennis legend Martina Navratilova retains her WTA Tour Championship in NYC; beats Chris Evert 6–3, 7–5, 6–1 for her 5th overall Championship title

Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova
Tennis Legend Chris Evert
Tennis Legend
Chris Evert

Famous Birthdays

  • Ai Iwamura, Japanese actress
  • Zak Whitbread, American-born English footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Ernest Buckler, Canadian novelist (b. 1908)
  • Geoffrey Lumsden, British actor (b. 1914)
  • Jewel Carmen, American actress (b. 1897)
  • Shalva Mikhailovich Mshvelidze, Russian composer, dies at 79