On This Day

December 21, 1984 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Sport

  • Brigham Young University (BYU) beats Michigan, 24-17 in the Holiday Bowl at Jack Murphy Stadium, San Diego to remain undefeated and secure their first ever NCAA Division I-A football title

Birthdays in Sport

  • Darren Potter, Irish football player, born in Liverpool, England