On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 14th NYC Women's Marathon won by Grete Waitz in 2:29:30
  • 15th NYC Marathon won by Orlando Pizzolato in 2:14:53

Famous Birthdays

  • Amanda Paige, American model
  • Obafemi Martins, Nigerian footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Knut Nordahl, Swedish soccer player (Olympic gold 1948), dies at 64