Historical Events In 1983
Wednesday, 06 July 2022
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 Truck bomb in Beirut kills 241 US soldiers on this day in history.
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 On this day in history u.S. Marines and U.S. Army troops land on Grenada to evacuate U.S. citizens threatened by the island's unstable political situation.
Oct 25 In the year 1983 uS invades Grenada, a country 1/2,000 its population (US Wins!)
Oct 29 In the year 1983 sten Broman, composer, dies at 81
Oct 30 In the year 1983 erzurum earthquake in Turkey killing 1,342 people
Oct 31 In the year 1983 george S Halas, NFL coach (Chicago Bears), dies at 88
Oct 31 In the year 1983 paul McCartney releases "Pipes of Peace" album
Nov 01 Anthony van Hoboken, Dutch musicologist (Haydn Catalog), dies at 96 in the year 1983.
Nov 02 President Reagan signs a bill establishing Martin L King day on this day in history.
Nov 03 Alfredo Antonini, conductor (Jane Froman Canteen), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Nov 03 Jesse Jackson launches his first campaign for Presidency (D) on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history orbiter Discovery (OV-103) moves overland to Dryden
Nov 06 In the year 1983 discovery transported to Vandenberg AFB, California
Nov 06 On this day in history robert Gross, composer, dies at 69
Nov 07 Bomb explodes in US Capitol, causing heavy damage but no injuries in the year 1983.
Nov 07 In the year 1983 david Alexandrovich Toradze, composer, dies at 61
Nov 08 Martha Layne Collins (D) elected first female governor of Kentucky on this day in history.
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 On this day in history w Wilson Goode (D) elected first black mayor of Philadelphia
Nov 11 In the year 1983 president Reagan became first US President to address Japan's legislature
Nov 12 On this day in history 4 die in a train crash in Marshall Texas
Nov 13 "Alvin" Junior Samples country singer (Hee Haw), dies at 56 on this day in history.
Nov 13 "Alvin" Junior Samples, country singer (Hee Haw), dies at 56 in the year 1983.
Nov 15 In the year 1983 john Le Mesurier, British actor (Jabberwocky, Dad's Army), dies at 71
Nov 19 In the year 1983 peter Coffield, Ill, actor (Kevin-W E B), dies at 37
Nov 20 On this day in history 100 million watch ABC-TV movie "The Day After," about nuclear war
Nov 20 Marcel Dalio, actor (Casablanca), dies at 83 in the year 1983.