What Happened on October 7, 1984

Historical Events

  • MLB National League Championship: San Diego Padres beat Chicago Cubs, 3 games to 2
  • Striking umps return for Game 5 of NLCS, San Diego Padres win pennant

Sports History

Walter Payton passes Jim Brown as NFL's career rushing leader


Famous Birthdays

  • Ikuta Toma, Japanese singer & actor, born in Hokkaido, Japan
  • Salman Butt, Pakistani cricketer, born in Lahore, Pakistan

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Schroeder, German composer, dies at 80
1984 Highlights

About October 7, 1984

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra

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