On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1984

Historical Events

  • STS 51-A launch scrubbed because of high shear winds

Famous Weddings

Diego Maradona

FIFA soccer player Diego Maradona (24) weds long-time fiancée Claudia Villafañe in Buenos Aires

Famous Deaths

  • George Mathews, American stage and screen character actor (The Eve of St. Mark; Glynis - "Chick"), dies of heart disease at 73
1984 Highlights

About November 7, 1984

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio