1984 was a year:
- 8–19 February – The Olympic Winter Games are held in Sarajevo, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia.
- 27 June: France wins the UEFA European Championship by defeating Spain, 2–0 following a golden goal in the final game at the Parc des Princes in Paris, France.
- 28 July–12 August – The Olympic Winter Games are held in Los Angeles, California, USA.
- 4 November – Ronald Reagan is re-elected President of the USA.
Hit songs of 1984
- Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now
- The Cars - You Might Think
- Prince - When Doves Cry
- The Go-Go's - Head Over Heels
- George Michael - Careless Whisper
- Hall & Oates - Out of Touch
- Animotion - Obsession
- Kenny Loggins - Footloose
- Van Halen - Jump
- Thompson Twins - Doctor! Doctor!
- "European Championship 1984" (in English). RSSSF. http://www.rsssf.com/tables/84e.html. Retrieved 1 July 2021.
- "Four more years for Reagan" (in English). BBC. http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/november/7/newsid_3677000/3677918.stm. Retrieved 8 April 2020.