On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1984

Historical Events

  • Discovery returns to Kennedy Space Center via Altus AFB, Oklahoma

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First episode of daily syndicated version of Jeopardy! with Alex Trebek as host

TV Host of Jeopardy! Alex Trebek
TV Host of Jeopardy!
Alex Trebek
  • Sean O'Keefe (11) is youngest to cycle across US (24 days)

Famous Birthdays

  • Matthew Followill, American alternative-rock backing vocalist and musician (Kings of Leon), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
1984 Highlights

About September 10, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo