May 2, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Indians' Andre Thornton ties record for most walks (6 in 16 inn)
  • Mattingly's single breaks up Lamarr Hoyt's perfect game bid
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Deaths in History

  • Jack Barry, american game show emcee (Joker's Wild), dies of cardiac arrest at 66
  • Piet van Aken, Flemish writer (Failing God, Niggers), dies at 64