On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1984

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandon Fields, National Football League punter, born in Southfield, Michigan
  • Gary Woodland, American golfer (US Open 2019), born in Topeka, Kansas
  • Lorena Ayala, Spanish-Dutch model and beauty queen

Famous Deaths

  • Andrea Leeds, actress (Stage Door, Earthbound), dies of cancer at 70
  • Ann Little, actress (Roaring Road), dies at 93
1984 Highlights

About May 21, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Victoria Day (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini