Historical Events In 1983
Tuesday, 22 June 2021
Nov 22 In the year 1983 michael Conrad, actor (Hill Street Blues), dies of cancer at 58
Nov 24 In the year 1983 pLO exchanges 6 Israeli prisoners for 4,500 Palestinians &Lebanese
Nov 25 In the year 1983 soyuz T-9 returns to Earth, 149 days after take-off
Nov 25 On this day in history syria &Saudi Arabia announce cease-fire in PLO civil war in Tripoli
Nov 25 In the year 1983 world's greatest robbery-œ25,000,000 of gold, Heathrow, England
Nov 26 On this day in history heathrow Airport, robbed of 6,800 gold bars worth $38.7 million
Nov 27 Colombian Avianca Airlines Boeing 747 crashes in Madrid killing 185 on this day in history.
Nov 27 On this day in history manuel Scorza, Peruvian writer, dies at about 55
Nov 28 9th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 6-is launched on this day in history.
Nov 28 On this day in history christopher George, actor (Chisum, Heist), dies of heart attack at 54
Nov 30 On this day in history george Headley, cricket (10 tons in 22 Tests, 1st black WI capt), dies
Nov 30 In the year 1983 radio Shack announces the Tandy Model 2000 computer (80186 chip)
Dec 01 Mirsky, mathematician, dies in the year 1983.
Dec 01 On this day in history rita Lavelle, former head of EPA, convicted of perjury
Dec 02 On this day in history atholl Mckinnon, cricketer (S African lefty spinner in 8 Tests), dies
Dec 04 In the year 1983 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.
Dec 04 On this day in history estelle Omens, actress (Effect of Gamma Rays), dies at 55
Dec 05 12 killed by a car bomb shattering 9-story building in west Beirut in the year 1983.
Dec 05 Los Angeles Dodger pitcher Steve Howe is suspended for 1 year for cocaine use in the year 1983.
Dec 05 On this day in history robert Aldrich, dir/producer (Last Sunset), dies at 65
Dec 06 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Dec 08 On this day in history 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 In the year 1983 david Rounds, actor (Terence-Beacon Hill), dies at 53
Dec 10 Danuta Walesa, wife of Lech Walesa, accepts his Nobel Peace Prize on this day in history.
Dec 10 Dorothy Cummings, actress (Dancing Mothers), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 10 In the year 1983 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 Szymon Laks, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
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