Historical Events In 1983
Saturday, 04 July 2020
Nov 22 In the year 1983 michael Conrad, actor (Hill Street Blues), dies of cancer at 58
Nov 24 PLO exchanges 6 Israeli prisoners for 4,500 Palestinians &Lebanese in the year 1983.
Nov 25 In the year 1983 soyuz T-9 returns to Earth, 149 days after take-off
Nov 25 Syria &Saudi Arabia announce cease-fire in PLO civil war in Tripoli in the year 1983.
Nov 25 On this day in history world's greatest robbery-œ25,000,000 of gold, Heathrow, England
Nov 26 In the year 1983 heathrow Airport, robbed of 6,800 gold bars worth $38.7 million
Nov 27 On this day in history colombian Avianca Airlines Boeing 747 crashes in Madrid killing 185
Nov 27 Manuel Scorza, Peruvian writer, dies at about 55 in the year 1983.
Nov 28 9th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 6-is launched in the year 1983.
Nov 28 In the year 1983 christopher George, actor (Chisum, Heist), dies of heart attack at 54
Nov 30 George Headley, cricket (10 tons in 22 Tests, 1st black WI capt), dies on this day in history.
Nov 30 Radio Shack announces the Tandy Model 2000 computer (80186 chip) in the year 1983.
Dec 01 In the year 1983 mirsky, mathematician, dies
Dec 01 On this day in history rita Lavelle, former head of EPA, convicted of perjury
Dec 02 In the year 1983 atholl Mckinnon, cricketer (S African lefty spinner in 8 Tests), dies
Dec 04 Aircraft from USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67) and USS Independence (CV-62) launch strike against anti-aircraft positions in Lebanon that fired on U.S. aircraft. Two U.S. Navy planes shot down in the year 1983.
Dec 04 Estelle Omens, actress (Effect of Gamma Rays), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Dec 05 In the year 1983 12 killed by a car bomb shattering 9-story building in west Beirut
Dec 05 Los Angeles Dodger pitcher Steve Howe is suspended for 1 year for cocaine use on this day in history.
Dec 05 Robert Aldrich, dir/producer (Last Sunset), dies at 65 on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1983 a bomb planted on a bus in Jerusalem explodes, kills 6 Israelis
Dec 07 On this day in history 2 jets collided at Madrid Airport killing 93
Dec 07 Edgar Graham, member of N Ireland Assembly, shot dead by IRA in the year 1983.
Dec 08 Slim Pickins western actor dies at 64 after brain surgery in the year 1983.
Dec 08 In the year 1983 slim Pickins, actor (Blazing Saddles), dies after brain surgery at 64
Dec 09 Attorney General Edwin Meese says people go to soup kitchens "...because the food is free and that's easier than paying for it" on this day in history.
Dec 09 On this day in history david Rounds, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill), dies at 53
Dec 10 On this day in history danuta Walesa, wife of Lech Walesa, accepts his Nobel Peace Prize
Dec 10 In the year 1983 dorothy Cummings, actress (Dancing Mothers), dies at 84
Dec 10 On this day in history raul Alfonsin inaugurated as Argentina's first civilian president
Dec 11 On this day in history first visit to Lutheran church by a pope (John Paul II in Rome)
Dec 11 In the year 1983 szymon Laks, composer, dies at 82
Dec 12 A truck bomb explodes at the US Embassy in Kuwait in the year 1983.
Dec 13 In the year 1983 martha Layne Collins inaugurated as Kentucky's first female governor