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

Monday 17 September 1984

It was Monday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Eugenia Volodina and John Kucera. In that special week of September people in US were listening to Missing You by John Waite. In UK I Just Called To Say I Love You by Stevie Wonder was in the top 5 hits. Country, directed by Richard Pearce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1984 while The Fourth Protocol by Frederick Forsyth was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Mensch Bachmann. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Ninja-kun: Adventure of Devil Castle or Castle of Terror.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the whole 1984 or at September 17 across the years.

Old Newspapers

Old Newspapers

Have a look at the old newspapers from 17 September 1984 and get them!

What the sky looked like on 17 September 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 ?

Country

Directed by: Richard Pearce

Starring: Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Wilford Brimley, Matt Clark

More info

Impulse

Directed by: Graham Baker

Starring: Tim Matheson, Meg Tilly, Hume Cronyn, John Karlen

More info

Sunny

Directed by: Raj Khosla

Starring: Sunny Deol, Amrita Singh, Dharmendra, Waheeda Rehman

More info

Duniya

Directed by: Ramesh Talwar

Starring: Ashok Kumar, Dilip Kumar, Rishi Kapoor, Amrita Singh

More info

My New Partner

Directed by: Claude Zidi

Starring: Philippe Noiret, Thierry Lhermitte, Régine, Grâce de Capitani

More info

TV Series

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

Mensch Bachmann

More info

Miami Vice

Directed by: Michael Mann

More info

Hawaiian Heat

Directed by: T. Mondente

More info

Vereda Tropical

Directed by: Javier Torre

More info

It's Your Move

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

Find out your future

Get a FREE Numerology report based on the digits of 17 September 1984!

GET YOUR FREE NUMEROLOGY REPORT NOW

Historical Events

Which were the important events of 17 September 1984 ?

Holidays:
  • RC Saints - Feasts of Saint Lambert (martyr), Hildegard of Bingen
  • United States - Constitution Day (observed on the previous Friday if it falls in a weekend), Citizenship Day, Von Steuben Day
  • Netherlands - Operation Market Garden is still remembered with parachuting and dedications on this day.
  • Also see September 17 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • The fourth day of the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greek mythology, when the initiates sacrificed a pig.
Famous Birthdays:
See other famous people born on 17 September
Famous Deaths:
  • Richard Basehart: American stage actor in the '30s who made his Broadway debut in 1938.
Facts:
  • Dwight Gooden ties record of 32 strikeouts in consecutive games
  • Reggie Jackson is 13th to hit 500 HRs

Magazine Covers

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

Search For Your Ancestors

Sport Games on 17 September 1984

NFL
American Football
  • Miami Dolphins - Buffalo Bills : 21 - 17
See all American Football game results of 17 September 1984

Subscribe to our Newsletter

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

...and if 17 September 1984 was your Birth Date then Join our Birthday Club!

Make this date unforgettable

Have a look at our special collection of personalized gifts

Look at our personalized gifts

Genealogy: find out your family heritage

Books

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

The Fourth Protocol

By: Frederick Forsyth

It is a time of political unrest in Great Britain. And behind the Iron Curtain an insidious plot is being hatched, a plan so incendiary that even the KGB is ignorant of its existence--Aurora, the

More info

Good Morning, Merry Sunshine

By: Bob Greene

A father's journal of his child's first year.

More info

Silver Wings, Santiago Blue

By: Janet Dailey

The exhilarating story of the first WASPS, the Woman Airforce Service Pilots, who risked their lives, their ambitions, and their dreams to help the war effort during World War II.

More info

The Outsider

By: Howard Fast

Houghton-Mifflin, 1984, Very good., Text clean. Very good in mended dust jacket. Former owner's name on flyleaf. First printing. [Fiction] Out-of-print and antiquarian booksellers since 1933.

More info

Remember when

Birthday and personalized Football books

Discover our birthday books

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Ninja-kun: Adventure of Devil Castle

Ninja-kun: Adventure of Devil Castle

Platform: Arcade, Family Computer, Wii (Virtual Console)

Genre: Platform/action

Publisher: JP Taito; JP Jaleco (FC); JP HAMSTER(VC, PS4 )

Castle of Terror

Castle of Terror

Platform: Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Graphic adventure game

Publisher: Melbourne House

Mancopter

Mancopter

Platform: Commodore 64

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Datasoft

Pac-Land

Platform: Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Atari Lynx, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Famicom, iOS Devices, MSX, PC Engine/TurboGrafx-16, Virtual Console, X68000, ZX Spectrum

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: JP Namco (original); NA Bally Midway (original); NA Atari; NA NEC; EU Grandslam Entertainment; EU Quicksilva

More info
4 Nin Uchi Mahjong

4 Nin Uchi Mahjong

Platform: Family Computer

Genre: Strategy[2] board game

Publisher: Nintendo

Home videos

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

Octopussy

More info

The Right Stuff

More info

Romancing the Stone

More info

Christine

More info

Mickey's Christmas Carol

More info

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

Tell the world why 17 September 1984 is such a special date for you!