On This Day

What Happened on September 10, 1984

Historical Events

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

Television Debut

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

  • 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 - "Use Somebody"), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
1984 Highlights

About September 10, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 2 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo