June 1984 in Film & Television

Events in Film & TV

  • Jun 2 "Welcome To Fun Zone" hosted by Dr Demento airs on NBC-TV
  • Jun 2 Actress Jill Ireland has a radical mastectomy
  • Jun 8 "Ghostbusters", American supernatural comedy film, directed and produced by Ivan Reitman, starring Bill Murrary and Dan Aykroyd is released
  • Jun 8 "Gremlins", American comedy horror film, is released
  • Jun 9 Donald Duck's 50th birthday celebrated at Disneyland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 9 Weird Al Yankovic gives a live performance at Starlight Amphitheater

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic
  • Jun 11 Michael Larson shown winning record $110,237 on American TV game show "Press Your Luck" by memorizing patterns
  • Jun 19 Weird Al Yankovic gives free live performance at Del Mar Fair
  • Jun 19 1st live TV appearance by Chief Justice Warren Burger (Nightline)

Music releaseMusic Recording

Jun 26 Barbra Streisand records "Here We Are at Last"

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • Jun 28 17th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego

Birthdays in Film & TV

  • Jun 4 Rainie Yang, Taiwanese singer and actress
  • Jun 5 Cécilia Cara, French singer and actress
  • Jun 6 Shannon Stewart, American model
  • Jun 17 John Gallagher Jr., American stage actor (The West Wing, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Jun 19 Paul Dano, American actor (Love and Mercy), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 25 Indigo [Alyssa Ashley Nichols], American actress (Weeds), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jun 26 Aubrey Plaza, American actress and comedian (Parks and Recreation), born in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Jun 27 Rocío Guirao Díaz, Argentinian model, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Jun 27 Emma Lahana, New Zealand actress (Haven), born in Auckland, New Zealand

Person of interestKhloé Kardashian

Jun 27 Khloé Kardashian, American reality television star (Keeping Up with the Kardashians), born in Los Angeles, California

TV Personality Khloé Kardashian
TV Personality
Khloé Kardashian
  • Jun 27 Julie Ordon, Swiss model, born in Geneva, Switzerland
  • Jun 29 Han Ji-hye, South Korean actress and model
  • Jun 29 Christopher Egan, Australian actor

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Jun 7 George Givot, actor (Versatile Vaudeville), dies at 81
  • Jun 15 Ned Glass, Polish-American actor (Sol-Julia, Uncle Moe-Bridget Loves Bernie), dies of heat failure at 78
  • Jun 17 Chet Allen, actor (Jerry-Bonino, Slats-Troubleshooter), dies at 51
  • Jun 20 Estelle Winwood, actress (Miracle on 34th Street), dies at 99
  • Jun 20 Sunny Johnson, American actress (Animal House), dies of a cerebral haemorrhage at 30