On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1984

Historical Events

Historic Event

Alexander Calder's "Big Crinkly" sells for $852,000

  • Chicago White Sox beat Milwaukee Brewers, 7-6, in 25 innings (started 5/8)

Famous Birthdays

  • Prince Fielder, American baseball first baseman (6 x MLB All Star, NL HR leader 2007, MLB RBI leader 2009, Milwaukee Brewers), born in Ontario, California
1984 Highlights

About May 9, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 6 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Taurus