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

Wednesday 12 December 1984

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Sagittarius. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Steve Missillier and Daniel Agger. 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. Birdy, directed by Alan Parker, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while Nutcracker by E. T. A. Hoffmann was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Pogo 1104. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Donald Duck's Playground or Bozo's Night Out.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1984 or at December 12 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 12 December 1984 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 12 December 1984

Get the star map showing the sky over this special date

Get the map of stars on this day

Movies

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

Birdy

Directed by: Alan Parker

Starring: Matthew Modine, Nicolas Cage, John Harkins, Sandy Baron

More info

Johnny Dangerously

Directed by: Amy Heckerling

Starring: Michael Keaton, Joe Piscopo, Marilu Henner, Maureen Stapleton

More info

The River

Directed by: Mark Rydell

Starring: Mel Gibson, Sissy Spacek, Shane Bailey, Becky Jo Lynch

More info

The Flamingo Kid

Directed by: Garry Marshall

Starring: Matt Dillon, Hector Elizondo, Molly McCarthy, Martha Gehman

More info

Protocol

Directed by: Herbert Ross

Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chris Sarandon, Richard Romanus, Andre Gregory

More info

Personalized book about You

Personalized book about You

Your book about what happened on 12 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 12 December 1984!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 12 December 1984 ?

Holidays:
  • Bah�'f Faith - Feast of Mas�'il (Questions) - First day of the 15th month of the Bah�'f Calendar
  • R.C. Saints - optional memorial of Our Lady of Guadalupe
  • Also see December 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • Kenya - Jamhuri Day: Independence Day (from Britain, 1963)
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 12 December
Facts:
  • Maaouiya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya becomes the third president of Mauritania after a coup d'etat against Mohamed Khouna Ould Haidalla while the latter is attending a summit.

Search For Your Ancestors

Subscribe to our Newsletter

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

...and if 12 December 1984 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Magazine Covers

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

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 ?

Nutcracker

By: E. T. A. Hoffmann

"A classic, new and complete. One of the ten best illustrated children's books of the year."-- New York Times Book ReviewThe tale of Nutcracker, written by E.T.A.

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

Strong Medicine

By: Arthur Hailey

Master storyteller Arthur Hailey’s New York Times–bestselling novel takes readers behind the scenes of the billion-dollar pharmaceutical drug industry It starts as a routine case: Mary Rowe contracts hepatitis from unclean

More info

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

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Donald Duck's Playground

Donald Duck's Playground

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Apple II, Commodore 64, IBM PCjr, MS-DOS

Genre: Educational

Publisher: Walt Disney Personal Computer Software

The Evil Dead

Platform: Commodore 64 ZX Spectrum

Genre: Adventure, survival horror

Publisher: Palace Software

More info

Hogan's Alley

Platform: Arcade, Nintendo Entertainment System

Genre: Retro/Shooter

Publisher: Nintendo

More info

Dough Boy

Platform: Commodore 64 Family Computer

Genre: Action

More info
Bozo's Night Out

Bozo's Night Out

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Action

Publisher: Taskset Ltd.

Home videos

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

The Big Chill

More info

Christine

More info

Conan the Destroyer

More info

The Last Starfighter

More info

Sixteen Candles

More info

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

Tell the world why 12 December 1984 is such a special date for you!