Many great things happened in 1984. Here's a list of the top 5 that stand the test of time.
Mary Lou Retton wins two gold, two silver and two bronze medals. USA! USA! USA! #Merica
Ghostbusters was the #1 movie of the year and still holds up as a cinematic masterpiece.
The Cosby Show made its premier and made every family aspire to be as awesome as the Huxtables.
Only five albums topped the Billboard chart the whole year. Here are the four that still hold up (sorry, Huey Lewis).
Thriller by Michael Jackson
The Soundtrack to Footloose
Born in the U.S.A. by Bruce Springsteen (but you can call him the Boss)
Purple Rain by Prince and the Revolution