On This Day

What Happened on October 19, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Thundercat [Stephen Bruner], American bass guitarist (Flying Lotus), born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Deaths

  • Henri Michaux, Belgian-born French poet and writer (Miserable Miracle), dies at 85
  • Jerzy Popieluszko, Polish priest/dissident, kidnapped & murdered
  • Jon-Erik Hexum, accidentally shoots himself on set of "Cover Up" at 27