What Happened On 4th December 1984 In History

December 4th (1984) was a Tuesday. It's the 338th day of the year (339th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 27 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 4th December, 1984

  • » Sri Lankan Civil War: Sri Lankan Army soldiers 1984 Mannar massacre known as kill 107-150 civilians in Mannar, Sri Lanka called Mannar.
  • » Hezbollah militants Aircraft hijacking named hijack a Kuwait Airlines plane, killing four passengers.

Famous Birthdays on December 4 in 1984

  • » Brooke Adams (wrestler) called Brooke Adams, American wrestler and model
  • » Lindsay Felton, American actress
  • » Marco Giambruno, Italian footballer
  • » Anna Petrakova, Russian basketball player
  • » Joe Thomas (American football) or Joe Thomas, American football player

December 4th Famous Deaths for 1984

  • » Jack Mercer, American animator, screenwriter, voice actor, and singer (b. 1910)

December 4th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » St. Ada known as Ada
  • » Saint Barbara known as Barbara
  • » Bernard degli Uberti
  • » Clement of Alexandria (Anglicanism)
  • » John of Damascus
  • » Nicholas Ferrar (Anglicanism)
  • » Saint Osmund e.g Osmund
  • » Sigiramnus
  • » December 4 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Day of Shango (SanterĂ­a, Lucumi people called LukumĂ­)
  • » Amidah Prayers for rain in winter and dew in summer called First day that rain is prayed for, notably the only Jewish day which is tied to the civil calendar. (Jewish diaspora e.g Diaspora in Judaism)
  • » Navy Day (India and Italy)
  • » Saint Barbara Day-related observance:
  • » Eid il-Burbara, a holiday similar to Halloween in honor of Saint Barbara. (Lebanon, Syria, and Palestinian National Authority e.g Palestine)
  • » Secret ceremonies in honor of Bona Dea (Roman Empire)
  • » Public holidays in Thailand or Thai Environment Day (Thailand)

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