What Happened on October 19, 1984

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
1984 Highlights

About October 19, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Just Called To Say I Love You - Stevie Wonder
  • UK #1 Song: Freedom - Wham!