On This Day

What Happened on November 12, 1984

Historical Events

  • NBC premiere of "Victims for Victims: The Theresa Saldana Story", fact based telepic of actress Saldana's near fatal attack and its aftermath

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney releases "We All Stand Together"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • Space shuttle astronauts snared a satellite 1st space salvage

Famous Birthdays

  • Conrad Rautenbach, Zimbabwean rally driver, born in Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Omarion, American R&B musician, born in Inglewood, California
  • Sandara Park, South Korean actor, born in Busan, South Korea
  • Sepp De Roover, Belgian footballer, born in Geel, Belgium

Famous Deaths

  • Chester Himes, American author (b. 1909)
1984 Highlights

About November 12, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Veterans Day (United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio