On This Day

June 6, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • 1,200 die in Sikh "Golden Temple" uprising India
  • Video game Tetris is first released in the Soviet Union by Alexey Pajitnov

Birthdays in History

  • Noor Sabri, Iraqi footballplayer

Deaths in History

  • A. Bertram Chandler, Anglo-Australian mariner and sci-fi author (Empress of Outer Space), dies at 72