What Happened on November 16, 1984

Historical Events

  • 14th Shuttle Mission (51A) -Discovery 2- lands at Kennedy Space Center (Florida)
  • Houston blocks 20 Denver shots tying NBA regulation game record

Cricket History

Imran Khan makes his 1st appearance for NSW Cricket

Music History

John Lennon's 'Every Man has a Woman Who Loves Him' released posthumously


Famous Birthdays

  • Gemma Atkinson, British actress and model, born in Bury, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
  • Kimberly J. Brown, American actress, born in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Famous Deaths

  • Leonard Rose, American concert cellist (NY Phil 1943-51), dies at 66
  • Vic Dickenson, American trombonist (b. 1906)
1984 Highlights

About November 16, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go - Wham!
  • UK #1 Song: I Feel For You - Chaka Khan