What Happened on May 15, 1984

Famous Birthdays

  • Mahmoud Chouki, Moroccan jazz and world music guitarist, banjo, Algerian mandole and oud player, born in Kenitra, Morocco
  • Sérgio Jimenez, Brazilian racing driver
Born in 1984

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Schaeffer, American theologian, philosopher, and pastor (b. 1912)
  • Lionel Charles Robbins, British economist, dies at 85
1984 Highlights

About May 15, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hello - Lionel Richie
  • UK #1 Song: The Reflex - Duran Duran