Historical Events In 1983
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Mar 05 Bob Hawke (Labour) defeats Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser (Conservative) on this day in history.
Mar 06 Helmut Kohl's CDU/CSU wins West German parliament elections in the year 1983.
Mar 06 New Bedford MA woman charges she was gang-raped atop a pool table in the year 1983.
Mar 06 Thelma Pelish, actress (Pajama Game), dies at 55 in the year 1983.
Mar 07 On this day in history august Hoffman performs record 29,051 consecutive sit-ups
Mar 07 On this day in history igor Markevich, composer, dies at 70
Mar 07 On this day in history tNN (The Nashville Network) begins on Cable TV
Mar 08 On this day in history house Foreign Affairs Committee endorses nuclear weapons freeze with USSR
Mar 08 In the year 1983 iBM releases PC DOS version 2.0
Mar 08 In the year 1983 president Reagan calls the USSR an "Evil Empire"
Mar 08 In the year 1983 william T Walton, English composer (Belhazzar's feast), dies at 80
Mar 09 On this day in history caryl Churchill's "Fen", premieres in London
Mar 09 On this day in history faye Emerson, actress (I've Got a Secret), dies of cancer at 65
Mar 09 In the year 1983 zimbabwe opposition leader Joshua Nkomo flees to Botswana
Mar 11 Donald Maclean, spy and associate of Guy Burgess, buried in Moscow in the year 1983.
Mar 11 World Ice Dance Championship in Helsinki Finland won by Jayne Torvill &Christopher Dean (Great Britain) on this day in history.
Mar 11 World Ice Pairs Figure Skating Championship in Helsinki won by Elena Valova &Oleg Vasiliev (USSR) in the year 1983.
Mar 11 World Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Helsinki won by Rosalynn Sumners (USA) in the year 1983.
Mar 11 World Men's Figure Skating Championship in Helsinki won by Scott Hamilton (USA) on this day in history.
Mar 12 In the year 1983 jevsei G Liberman, Ukraine economist (Plan, profit, bonus), dies at 85
Mar 13 Louison Bobet, French cyclist (Tour de France 1953-55), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Mar 14 In the year 1983 maurice Ronet, actor (Circle of Love, Frantic, Sphinx), dies at 55
Mar 14 OPEC cut oil prices for first time in 23 years in the year 1983.
Mar 15 In the year 1983 jose Luis Sert, Spanish-US architect/urban developer, dies at 80
Mar 15 Karnataka beat Bombay on first innings to win cricket Ranji Trophy on this day in history.
Mar 16 On this day in history arthur Godfrey, TV host (Arthur Godrey Show), dies at 79
Mar 17 9th People's Choice Awards in the year 1983.
Mar 18 In the year 1983 umberto of Piemonte, King Umberto II of Italy (1946), dies
Mar 20 In the year 1983 kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open
Mar 21 In the year 1983 only known typo on Time Magazine cover (control=contol), all recalled
Mar 22 On this day in history chaim Herzog elected Israeli president
Mar 23 Barney B. Clark, survived for 112 days before his death, the Jarvick 7, an artificial heart made of polyurethane and aluminum on this day in history.
Mar 23 Barney Clark, 1st artifical heart recipient, dies after 112 days at 62 in the year 1983.
Mar 23 In the year 1983 uS President Ronald Reagan introduces "Star Wars"-plan (SDI)