October 20, 1984 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Cleveland Metroparks' Valley Parkway All Purpose Trails are completed
  • The Monterey Bay Aquarium opens in Monterey Bay, California.

Deaths in History

  • Carl Ferdinand Cori, Austrian-born biochemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1896)

Person of interestPaul Dirac

Paul Dirac, English physicist (quantum electrodynamics, Nobel 1933), dies at 82

Theoretical Physicist and Nobel Laureat Paul Dirac
Theoretical Physicist and Nobel Laureat
Paul Dirac