On This Day

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

NFL Running Back Walter Payton
NFL Running Back
Walter Payton
NFL Legend Jim Brown
NFL Legend
Jim Brown

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? 36 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra