What Happened on November 19, 1984

Historical Events

  • Liquid gas tank in Mexico City explodes; 334 die

Sports History

NY Met Dwight Gooden, 20, is youngest to be named NL Rookie of Year

Famous Deaths

  • George D. Aiken, American politician (Senator-R-Vermont, 1941-75), dies at 92

About November 19, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 4 months and 5 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