On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1984

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR
  • Wash State's Rueben Mayes sets col football rec of 357 yards rushing

Famous Birthdays

  • Brady Quinn, American football player
  • Irfan Pathan, Indian cricketer
  • Kelly Osbourne, English television personality

Famous Weddings

  • "Jessie's Girl" singer Rick Springfield (35) weds Barbara Porter in Australia