On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1984

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Premier

"A Christmas Carol" directed by Clive Donner starring George C. Scott premieres in the UK

  • Boston College QB Doug Flutie passes (472 yards), including game ending 48 yard TD (Hail Mary Pass) to end game & beat Miami 47-45
  • Limited-over international cricket debut for Wasim Akram for Pakistan, v New Zealand
  • Test Cricket debuts of Australians David Boon aged 23 & Bob Holland aged 38 (v WI)
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Lucas Grabeel, American actor and singer, born in Springfield, Missouri
1984 Highlights

About November 23, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Sagittarius