Historical Events In 1983
Saturday, 15 August 2020
Mar 05 Bob Hawke (Labour) defeats Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser (Conservative) in the year 1983.
Mar 06 On this day in history helmut Kohl's CDU/CSU wins West German parliament elections
Mar 06 On this day in history new Bedford MA woman charges she was gang-raped atop a pool table
Mar 06 In the year 1983 thelma Pelish, actress (Pajama Game), dies at 55
Mar 07 August Hoffman performs record 29,051 consecutive sit-ups on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1983 igor Markevich, composer, dies at 70
Mar 07 TNN (The Nashville Network) begins on Cable TV in the year 1983.
Mar 08 House Foreign Affairs Committee endorses nuclear weapons freeze with USSR in the year 1983.
Mar 08 On this day in history iBM releases PC DOS version 2.0
Mar 08 In the year 1983 president Reagan calls the USSR an "Evil Empire"
Mar 08 William T Walton, English composer (Belhazzar's feast), dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1983 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 Zimbabwe opposition leader Joshua Nkomo flees to Botswana in the year 1983.
Mar 11 Donald Maclean, spy and associate of Guy Burgess, buried in Moscow in the year 1983.
Mar 11 On this day in history world Ice Dance Championship in Helsinki Finland won by Jayne Torvill &Christopher Dean (Great Britain)
Mar 11 On this day in history world Ice Pairs Figure Skating Championship in Helsinki won by Elena Valova &Oleg Vasiliev (USSR)
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) in the year 1983.
Mar 12 Jevsei G Liberman, Ukraine economist (Plan, profit, bonus), dies at 85 on this day in history.
Mar 13 Louison Bobet, French cyclist (Tour de France 1953-55), dies at 58 in the year 1983.
Mar 14 Maurice Ronet, actor (Circle of Love, Frantic, Sphinx), dies at 55 in the year 1983.
Mar 14 In the year 1983 oPEC cut oil prices for first time in 23 years
Mar 15 Jose Luis Sert, Spanish-US architect/urban developer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
Mar 15 In the year 1983 karnataka beat Bombay on first innings to win cricket Ranji Trophy
Mar 16 In the year 1983 arthur Godfrey, TV host (Arthur Godrey Show), dies at 79
Mar 17 On this day in history 9th People's Choice Awards
Mar 18 In the year 1983 umberto of Piemonte, King Umberto II of Italy (1946), dies
Mar 20 Kathy Whitworth wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open on this day in history.
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 In the year 1983 barney B. Clark, survived for 112 days before his death, the Jarvick 7, an artificial heart made of polyurethane and aluminum
Mar 23 Barney Clark, 1st artifical heart recipient, dies after 112 days at 62 in the year 1983.
Mar 23 US President Ronald Reagan introduces "Star Wars"-plan (SDI) in the year 1983.