What Happened On 5th September 1984 In History

September 5th (1984) was a Wednesday. It's the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 118 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 5th September, 1984

  • » STS-41-D: The Space Shuttle Discovery named Space Shuttle 'Discovery' lands after its maiden voyage.
  • » Western Australia becomes the last Australian state to abolish capital punishment.

Famous Birthdays on September 5 in 1984

  • » Yulia Peresild, Russian actress
  • » Chris Anker Sørensen, Danish cyclist

September 5th Famous Deaths for 1984

  • » Adam Malik, Indonesian politician and diplomat, 3rd Vice President of Indonesia (b. 1917)
  • » Jane Roberts, American psychic and author (b. 1929)

September 5th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints named feast day:
  • » Bertin
  • » Blessed Teresa of Calcutta
  • » Genebald
  • » Zechariah (priest) Zechariah and Elizabeth (biblical figure) Elisabeth (Anglican Church Anglican and Eastern Orthodox Church)
  • » Gregorio Aglipay (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » September 5 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Earliest date on which Jeûne genevois can fall, while September 11 is the latest; celebrated on Thursday after the first Sunday of September. (Canton of Geneva)
  • » Jupiter Stator, commemorates that Jupiter (mythology) e.g Jupiter helped Romulus to stop the Sabines or Sabine invasion under Titus Tatius. (Roman Empire)

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