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The timestream.
years: 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987

(stardates unknown)

decades: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2000s
centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century

1984 was, on Earth's calendar, the 85th year of the 20th century, and the fifth year of the 1980s decade. Although this was a time period before Human formulation of stardates, this era begins with stardate 1984.0[1] or reference stardate -1/84.[2]


30 August
The space shuttle Discovery launches on its maiden flight.[5]
31 October
Indira Gandhi, the Prime Minister of India, is assassinated and is succeeded by her eldest son Rajiv Gandhi.[5] [4]
1 November
Khan Noonien Singh barely escapes the bloody riots in Delhi after the assassination of Indira Gandhi. He is saved by Gary Seven, who, after having saved him ten years earlier from the Chrysalis Project, has watched him, hoping that he could join his covert operations one day.[4]
6 November
Walter Mondale runs unsuccessfully against US President Ronald Reagan in the United States presidential election. Roberta Lincoln voted for Mondale.[4]
2 December
Seven and Khan travel to the South Pole on a hint from Guinan, tracking down Dr. Wilson Evergreen who has found a method to fix the ozone hole. At Seven's request, Evergreen leaves the hole as it is; it is revealed that Evergreen is immortal. During the mission, Seven realizes that Khan is too violent to form part of his team.[4]
3 December
When returning to India, Seven and Khan witness how thousands run away from the poison gas following the chemical leak in Bhopal. Khan decides that such accidents should not happen, and begins to form his vision for the future (and also adopts the name "Khan").[4]
4 December
All material relating to the Chrysalis Project is classified "Highly Confidential" by Roberta Lincoln.[4]


Births and deaths

  • Peter Lawford dies.[6]


References and Notes


Title Series Date Media Notes Image
The Eugenics Wars

The Rise and Fall of Khan Noonien Singh, Volume 1

Chapters 26-27 & 29-30
The Original Series 1 November - 3 December 1984 novel Khan1.jpg


"Demand of Honor".


  • Star Trek lives on in syndicated repeat airings.






The Search for Spock.





  • Star Trek lives on in syndicated repeat airings.