April 21, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • "Nightline" reverts back from 1 hour to ½ hour
  • After 37 weeks "Thriller" is knocked off as top album by "Footloose"
  • Centers for Disease Cont says virus discovered in France causes AIDS
  • Franz Weber of Austria skis downhill at a record 209.8 kph
  • Montreal Expo David Palmer no-hits St Louis Cards, 4-0 in a perfect 5 inn game