What Happened on October 22, 1984

Historical Events

  • Future Pro Football HOF quarterback Ken Stabler retires after 17 seasons in the NFL with Oakland Raiders, Houston Oilers and New Orleans Saints

Music History

Paul McCartney releases "Give My Regards to Broad Street" soundtrack

Famous Deaths

  • Harold Laurence Walters, American composer, dies at 66
  • Napoleon Whiting, actor (Silas-Big Valley), dies at 75
1984 Highlights

About October 22, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Labour Day (New Zealand)

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!