On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1984

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Incumbent Republican President Ronald Reagan is re-elected President of the United States in a landslide, winning 49 states and defeating Democrat candidate Walter Mondale

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
42nd Vice President of the United States Walter Mondale
42nd Vice President of the United States
Walter Mondale
  • Willie Hernandez wins AL MVP Award

Famous Deaths

  • Gastón Suárez, Bolivian novelist and dramatist (b. 1929)
1984 Highlights

About November 6, 1984

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio