Historical Events In 1983
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Oct 21 In the year 1983 theodorus H J Zwartkruis, Bishop (Haarlem), dies
Oct 23 On this day in history jessica Savage, Margate NJ, newscaster (NBC Weekend), dies at 36
Oct 23 Suicide terrorist truck bomb kills 243 US personnel in Beirut in the year 1983.
Oct 23 In the year 1983 truck bomb in Beirut kills 241 US soldiers
Oct 23 In the year 1983 two million people march in Western European capital cities demonstrating against the deployment of 'Cruise' and 'Pershing' missiles
Oct 24 In the year 1983 jessica Savitch, news anchor (NBC-TV), dies at 35
Oct 25 In the year 1983 hermann Ambrosius, composer, dies at 86
Oct 25 U.S. Marines and U.S. Army troops land on Grenada to evacuate U.S. citizens threatened by the island's unstable political situation in the year 1983.
Oct 25 US invades Grenada, a country 1/2,000 its population (US Wins!) in the year 1983.
Oct 29 On this day in history sten Broman, composer, dies at 81
Oct 30 In the year 1983 erzurum earthquake in Turkey killing 1,342 people
Oct 31 George S Halas, NFL coach (Chicago Bears), dies at 88 in the year 1983.
Oct 31 Paul McCartney releases "Pipes of Peace" album in the year 1983.
Nov 01 In the year 1983 anthony van Hoboken, Dutch musicologist (Haydn Catalog), dies at 96
Nov 02 In the year 1983 president Reagan signs a bill establishing Martin L King day
Nov 03 In the year 1983 alfredo Antonini, conductor (Jane Froman Canteen), dies at 82
Nov 03 Jesse Jackson launches his first campaign for Presidency (D) in the year 1983.
Nov 05 Orbiter Discovery (OV-103) moves overland to Dryden on this day in history.
Nov 06 In the year 1983 discovery transported to Vandenberg AFB, California
Nov 06 In the year 1983 robert Gross, composer, dies at 69
Nov 07 On this day in history bomb explodes in US Capitol, causing heavy damage but no injuries
Nov 07 On this day in history david Alexandrovich Toradze, composer, dies at 61
Nov 08 In the year 1983 martha Layne Collins (D) elected first female governor of Kentucky
Nov 08 In the year 1983 robert Agnew, director, dies at 84 of kidney failure
Nov 08 On this day in history sTS-9 vehicle again moves to launch pad
Nov 08 W Wilson Goode (D) elected first black mayor of Philadelphia in the year 1983.
Nov 11 President Reagan became first US President to address Japan's legislature on this day in history.
Nov 12 4 die in a train crash in Marshall Texas in the year 1983.
Nov 13 On this day in history "Alvin" Junior Samples country singer (Hee Haw), dies at 56
Nov 13 "Alvin" Junior Samples, country singer (Hee Haw), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Nov 15 John Le Mesurier, British actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army), dies at 71 on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1983 peter Coffield, Ill, actor (Kevin-W E B), dies at 37
Nov 20 100 million watch ABC-TV movie "The Day After," about nuclear war on this day in history.
Nov 20 On this day in history marcel Dalio, actor (Casablanca), dies at 83