On This Day

What Happened on October 25, 1984

Historical Events

  • "Give My Regards to Broad Street" premieres (Gotham Theater-NYC)
  • King Boudouin opens Museum for Modern Art in Brussels
  • Rangers beat Devils 11-2
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya USSR
  • West German Chancellor Rainer Barzel resigns due to corruption

Famous Birthdays

Katy Perry

Katy Perry [Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson], American Pop Singer ("I Kissed A Girl"; "Teenage Dream"; "Firework"), and TV personality (American Idol, 2018-present) born in Santa Barbara, California

Pop Star Katy Perry
Pop Star
Katy Perry
  • Sara Lumholdt, Swedish musician (A-Teens), born in Stockholm, Sweden

Famous Deaths

  • Pascale Ogier, actress (Ghost Dance), dies of heart attack at 24
1984 Highlights

About October 25, 1984

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Scorpio