On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1984

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Met Dwight Gooden's 11 strikeouts gives him NL rookie record 236

Famous Birthdays

  • Vera Zvonareva, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Actress-singer Janet Jackson (18) weds fellow R&B singer James DeBarge (21)

Famous Deaths

  • Don Tallon, cricketer (great Queensland & Australian keeper), dies
  • Joe Cronin, American baseball shortstop (Pirates, Red Sox, Senators, MVP 1930, AL Pres), dies at 77