On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1984

Historical Events

  • 9th Toronto International Film Festival: "Places in the Heart" directed by Robert Benton wins the People's Choice Award
  • Morocco Showcase opens
  • Sharlene Wells (Utah), 20, crowned 58th Miss America 1985
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh, Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPrince Harry

Prince Harry [Henry Charles Albert David Windsor], Prince of Wales, 6th in British succession, born in London, England

Prince of Wales Prince Harry
Prince of Wales
Prince Harry

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Ikin, English cricketer (England opener 1946-55), dies at 66
1984 Highlights

About September 15, 1984

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo