On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1984

Historical Events

Election of Interest

Incumbent Republican President Ronald Reagan re-elected President of the United States in a landslide; wins 49 states, and defeats Democrat 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? 37 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio