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1984

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  – 1980s –  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1981 1982 198319841985 1986 1987
1984 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1984
MCMLXXXIV
Ab urbe condita 2737
Armenian calendar 1433
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԳ
Assyrian calendar 6734
Bahá'í calendar 140–141
Bengali calendar 1391
Berber calendar 2934
British Regnal year 32 Eliz. 2 – 33 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2528
Burmese calendar 1346
Byzantine calendar 7492–7493
Chinese calendar 癸亥(Water Pig)
4680 or 4620
    — to —
甲子年 (Wood Rat)
4681 or 4621
Coptic calendar 1700–1701
Discordian calendar 3150
Ethiopian calendar 1976–1977
Hebrew calendar 5744–5745
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2040–2041
 - Shaka Samvat 1906–1907
 - Kali Yuga 5085–5086
Holocene calendar 11984
Igbo calendar 984–985
Iranian calendar 1362–1363
Islamic calendar 1404–1405
Japanese calendar Shōwa 59
(昭和59年)
Juche calendar 73
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4317
Minguo calendar ROC 73
民國73年
Thai solar calendar 2527
Unix time 441763200–473385599

1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter AG), the 1984th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 984th year of the 2nd millennium, the 84th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1980s decade.


Events

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Diretas Já demonstration held in São Paulo.

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July

Newspaper vending machine featuring news of the 1984 Summer Olympics, which opened on July 28.

August

The launch of shuttle, Discovery, on STS-41-D, its first mission.

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October

November

Presidential election results map. Red denotes states won by Reagan/Bush (49), Blue denotes those won by Mondale/Ferraro (1+D.C.).

December

Date unknown

Births

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September

October

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December

LeBron James

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Deaths

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George Gallup

August

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Nobel Prizes

1984 in fiction

References

  1. ^ The New Book of Knowledge
  2. ^ "United States-Vatican Diplomatic Relations: The Past and The Future". The Ambassadors REVIEW.  
  3. ^ "1984: Zola Budd in race trip controversy". On This Day ( 
  4. ^ "1984: Extent of Ethiopia famine revealed".  
  5. ^ "1984: Europe grants emergency aid for Ethiopia". On This Day.  
  6. ^ Band Aid – Do They Know It's Christmas? Retrieved November 17, 2011.
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