Historical Events In 1983
Monday, 28 September 2020
Mar 25 On this day in history in the Damavand-Amol area of Iran a5.2 quake killed 30 people and injured 61 , many homes damaged and landslides in the .
Mar 25 In the year 1983 martha Sleeper, actress (Spitfire), dies of a heart attack at 72
Mar 26 In the year 1983 anthony F Blunt, British art historian/spy for USSR, dies at 75
Mar 26 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Mar 27 In the year 1983 james Hayter, actor (Pickwick Papers, Trio, Great Game), dies at 75
Mar 27 In the year 1983 larry Holmes beats Lucien Rodriguez in 12 for heavyweight boxing title
Mar 28 In the year 1983 ank [Anna M] van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy), dies at 71
Mar 29 In the year 1983 richard O'Brien, actor (Rocky Horror Show), dies of cancer at 65
Mar 30 In the year 1983 ray Cooney's "Run for your Wives", premieres in London
Mar 30 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
Mar 31 Earthquake in Colombia kills some 5,000 people on this day in history.
Mar 31 In Colombia a 5.5 quake occurred Between 250 and 350 people killed, many injured and extensive damage (VIII) in the Popayan area in the year 1983.
Mar 31 On this day in history stephen Murray, actor (Guilty, Silent Dust, Master Spy), dies at 70
Apr 03 On this day in history 12th Nabisco Dinah Shore Golf Championship won by Amy Alcott
Apr 03 2nd NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Southern California beats Los Angeles Tech 69-67 on this day in history.
Apr 04 45th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship North Carolina State beats Houston 54-52 in the year 1983.
Apr 04 On this day in history 6th space shuttle mission, Challenger 1 launched
Apr 04 In the year 1983 gloria Swanson actress, dies at 84 of a heart ailment
Apr 04 Jacqueline Logan silent film leading lady, dies at 78 on this day in history.
Apr 05 France throws out 47 Soviet diplomats in the year 1983.
Apr 05 In the year 1983 new York Mets' Tom Seaver's sets record 14th National League Opening Day assignment
Apr 06 In the year 1983 ana Maria, Salvador guerilla leader, murdered
Apr 07 On this day in history gavin Gordon television actor, dies at 82
Apr 07 In the year 1983 gavin Gordon, television actor (Romance, Lone Cowboy), dies at 82
Apr 07 On this day in history sTS-6 specialist Story Musgrave &Don Peterson first STS spacewalk
Apr 09 6th Space Shuttle Mission-Challenger 1 returns to Earth in the year 1983.
Apr 10 Issam Sartawi, PLO ambassador to Portugal, murdered in the year 1983.
Apr 11 In the year 1983 dolores Del Rio, actress (Cheyenne Autumn), dies at 78
Apr 11 Statistics Canada reports Canada's unemployment rate in March of 13.6% or 1,658,000 unemployed; a new record in the year 1983.
Apr 12 On this day in history harold Washington becomes Chicago's first black mayor
Apr 13 On this day in history dedication of the Rats of Tobruk Memorial on Anzac Parade by the Governor-General, the Rt Hon Sir Ninian Stephen The memorial commemorates Australian and other Allied servicemen who fought and died during the siege of Tobruk in 1941
Apr 13 Undefeated middleweight boxer Tony Ayala gets 35 years on sex assault on this day in history.
Apr 14 On this day in history nina Dumbadze, Russian discus thrower (Oly-bronze-1952), dies at 64
Apr 15 On this day in history gyula Illyes, Hungarian writer/poet (Az Ismertlen Illyes), dies at 80