Events in Film & Television in July 1984

  • Jul 9 Yvonne Ryding of Sweden crowned 33rd Miss Universe
  • Jul 20 Vanessa Williams is asked to resign as Miss America
  • Jul 23 Suzette Charles (NJ), 21, replaces Williams as 57th Miss America 1984
  • Jul 23 Vanessa Williams, 1st African American Miss America, resigns due to posing nude
  • Jul 30 Soap Opera "Santa Barbara" premieres on NBC TV
  • Jul 31 Leeza Gibbon's 1st appearance on Entertainment Tonight