On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1984

Historical Events

  • Chicago Cubs clinch NL East title

Music Single

Paul McCartney releases single "No More Lonely Nights"

Famous Birthdays

  • Szilvia Molnar, Swedish writer
  • Taylor Eigsti, American Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist, composer ("Lucky To Be Me"), orchestrator, and educator, born in Menlo Park, California

Famous Deaths

  • Neil Hamilton, American actor (The White Rose; When Strangers Marry;, Batman), dies of asthma at 85
1984 Highlights

About September 24, 1984

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra