#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Thursday 6 December 1984

It was Thursday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 6, 1984). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Kelly Frye and Syndric Steptoe. In that special week of December people in US were listening to Out Of Touch by Daryl Hall & John Oates. In UK Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid was in the top 5 hits. Starman, directed by John Carpenter, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Stillwatch by Mary Higgins Clark was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pogo 1104. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Dr. Seuss' Fix-Up the Mix-Up Puzzler or B.C. II: Grog's Revenge.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1984 or at December 06 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 6 December 1984 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 6 December 1984

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of the stars on this day

Movies

Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Starman

Directed by: John Carpenter

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Karen Allen, Charles Martin Smith, Richard Jaeckel

Country: United States

More info

Mass Appeal

Directed by: Glenn Jordan

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Zeljko Ivanek, Charles Durning, Louise Latham

More info

Runaway

Directed by: Michael Crichton

Starring: Tom Selleck, Cynthia Rhodes, Gene Simmons, Kirstie Alley

More info

Dune

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Kyle MacLachlan, Virginia Madsen, Francesca Annis, Leonardo Cimino

Country: United States

More info

The Cotton Club

Directed by: Francis Ford Coppola

Starring: Richard Gere, Gregory Hines, Diane Lane, Lonette McKee

Country: United States

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 6 December 1984

Wish him/her..

Send your special wishes with this personalized page

Send him/her your special wishes with this personalized page

Click here for a personalized message

TV Series

Which were the most popular TV series released in the last months ?

Pogo 1104

More info

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

More info

Pushing Up Daisies

Directed by: Selina Barker

More info

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

More info

Mensch Bachmann

More info

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 6 December 1984!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 6 December 1984 ?

Holidays:
  • Spain - Constitution Day
  • Belgium and the Netherlands celebrate Sinterklaas, a day on which a skinny version of Santa Claus gives the children oranges, candy and toys.
  • Finland - Finland Independence Day (from Russia, 1917)
  • Canada - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
  • Also see December 6 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 06 December
Famous Deaths:
Facts:
  • Hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill second hostage.

Search For Your Ancestors

Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 06, 1984 - Geocentric view

Discover the planets positions on December 06, 1984 as well as what the sky looked like at your place

See astronomy profile for 6 December 1984

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Don't miss our monthly news, no spam guarantee Click here to Subscribe

...and if 6 December 1984 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

What news were making the headlines those days in December 1984?

Life magazine Beano comics

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Books

Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

Stillwatch

By: Mary Higgins Clark

I told you not to come...Slipped under the door of her Georgetown home, the note was an ominous reminder of Pat Traymore's past.

More info

The Weaker Vessel

By: Antonia Fraser

"An almost encyclopedic chronicle of women in 17th century England...wives, warriors, heiresses, preachers... alive with anecdote after anecdote." - New York Times Book Review

More info

A Light In The Attic

By: Shel Silverstein

Last night, while I lay thinking here,Some Whatifs crawled inside my earAnd pranced and partied all night longAnd sang their same old Whatif song:Whatif I flunk that test?Whatif

More info

Ride A Pale Horse

By: Helen MacInnes

When journalist Karen Cornell is invited to a peace conference in Prague, she only goes on the understanding that she will be granted a valuable interview.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Cloak & Dagger

Cloak & Dagger

Platform: Arcade Game

Publisher: Atari

Dr. Seuss' Fix-Up the Mix-Up Puzzler

Dr. Seuss' Fix-Up the Mix-Up Puzzler

Platform: ColecoVision

Genre: Puzzle

Publisher: Coleco

Micro League Baseball

Micro League Baseball

Platform: Amiga, Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Atari ST, Commodore 64, DOS

Genre: Traditional baseball simulation

Publisher: Micro League Multimedia Inc.

B.C. II: Grog's Revenge

B.C. II: Grog's Revenge

Platform: Commodore 64, ColecoVision, MSX, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Action game

Publisher: Sierra On-Line

Abyss

Abyss

Platform: ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Acorn Electron

Genre: Adventure

Publisher: Cases Computer Simulations

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?

Dreamscape

More info

Footloose

More info

The Big Chill

More info

The Last Starfighter

More info

Trading Places

More info

#
Boosts
Is this date important to you? Boost it!

Tell the world why 6 December 1984 is such a special date for you!