Advertisements
| Birthdays | Events | Facts | Holidays | Inventions

Historical Events In 1983

Thursday, 02 July 2020

Jan 01   In the year 1983 world Communications Year begins  

Jan 02   "Sophisticated Ladies" closes at Lunt-Fontanne New York City NY after 767 performances on this day in history.  

Jan 02   Bernard George Stevens, composer, dies at 66 on this day in history.  

Jan 02   On this day in history don Muraco beats Pedro Morales to become WWF Intercontinental Champ  

Jan 02   In the year 1983 gary Trudeau takes a 20-month break from writing "Doonesbury"  

Jan 02   In the year 1983 ken Anderson of Cincinnati OH completes record 20 consecutive passes  

Jan 02   In the year 1983 prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau starts 18-day mission to Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei, Philippines  

Jan 02   On this day in history the musical Annie, based on the comic strip Little Orphan Annie, ends its Broadway run after 2,377 performances.  

Jan 04   On this day in history criminal Code changes replace rape with 3 categories of sexual assault; equal protection to men and women; women allowed to charge their husbands with sexual assault.  

Jan 05   In the year 1983 roman Catholic Bishops of Canada release New Year's message attacking government economic policy.  

Jan 07   August Cool, Belgian trade union leader, dies at 79 in the year 1983.  

Jan 07   Reagan ends US arms embargo against Guatemala in the year 1983.  

Jan 09   On this day in history british PM Margaret Thatcher visits the Falkland Islands  

Jan 10   In the year 1983 in Los Angeles, the Fraggle Rock children's show debuts on HBO; partly produced in Toronto by Jim Henson  

Jan 11   Billy Martin named New York Yankee manager for 3rd time in the year 1983.  

Jan 11   Nikolaj V Podgorny, president USSR, dies at 79 on this day in history.  

Jan 13   On this day in history arthur Space, actor (Doc Weaver-Lassie), dies of cancer at 74  

Jan 15   In the year 1983 dutch political party DS'70 disbands  

Jan 15   In the year 1983 hartford Whalers smallest crowd 4,812 (beat Devils) during blizzard  

Jan 15   Javed Miandad & Mudassar Nazar make 451 stand vs India in the year 1983.  

Jan 15   On this day in history meyer Lansky, reputed mobster, dies in Miami Beach Fla at 80  

Jan 15   Thom Syles keeps a life saver intact in his mouth for over 7 hours in the year 1983.  

Jan 17   On this day in history 10th American Music Award Kenny Rogers  

Jan 17   Alabama Governor George C Wallace, becomes governor for record 4th time in the year 1983.  

Jan 17   Doodles Weaver, actor/comedian (Ring of Fire), shoots himself at 71 on this day in history.  

Jan 17   Nigeria expels 2 million illegal aliens, mostly Ghanaians in the year 1983.  

Jan 18   IOC restores Jim Thorpe's Olympic medals 70 years after they were taken from him for being paid $25 in semipro baseball on this day in history.  

Jan 19   Klaus Barbie, SS chief of Lyon in Nazi-France, arrested in Bolivia in the year 1983.  

Jan 21   Bollingen Prize for poetry awarded to Anthony E Hecht on this day in history.  

Jan 21   In Regina Saskatchewan Joanne Wilson found murdered in her garage; ex-wife of politician Colin Thatcher, son of ex-Premier Ross Thatcher, who will be found guilty of first-degree murder on this day in history.  

Jan 21   Reagan certifies El Salvador human-rights abuses have decreased making country eligible for US military aid in the year 1983.  

Jan 22   Fred Bakewell, cricketer (dashing England bat of 30s, 6 Tests), dies in the year 1983.  

Jan 23   On this day in history "A-Team" with Mr T premieres on NBC  

Jan 23   On this day in history björn Borg announces his retirement from tennis  

« Previous Page | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | Next Page »

Advertisements

Famous Birthdays In 1983

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Apr 28   Roger Johnson, English footballer was born in the year 1983.  

Apr 30   Tatjana H├╝fner, German luger was born in the year 1983.  

Apr 30   In the year 1983 birth of troy Williamson, American football player  

Apr 30   Yamini, Tamil Singer was born on this day in history.  

May 22   John Hopkins, Anglo-American motorcycling racer was born on this day in history.  

Jun 07   In the year 1983 birth of mark Lowe, American baseball player  

Jun 14   John Stocco, American football player was born in the year 1983.  

Jun 14   On this day in history birth of louis Garrel, French actor  

Famous Deaths In 1983

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Bernard George Stevens, composer, dies at 66 in the year 1983.  

Jan 07   In the year 1983 august Cool, Belgian trade union leader, dies at 79  

Jan 08   In the year 1983 gale Page, actress (4 Daughters, Knute Rockney), dies of cancer at 72  

Jan 11   Nikolaj V Podgorny, president USSR, dies at 79 in the year 1983.  

Jan 12   Rebop Kwaku Baah, Nigerian percussionist (b. 1944) died on this day in history.  

Jan 13   Arthur Space, actor (Doc Weaver-Lassie), dies of cancer at 74 on this day in history.  

Jan 15   In the year 1983 meyer Lansky, reputed mobster, dies in Miami Beach Fla at 80  

Jan 17   Doodles Weaver, actor/comedian (Ring of Fire), shoots himself at 71 died on this day in history.  

Popular Searches

Poll

Cast Your Vote

Is coronavirus a biological weapon?
Yes
No
Don't Know