Historical Events In 1983
Wednesday, 14 April 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 on this day in history.
Mar 06 New Bedford MA woman charges she was gang-raped atop a pool table on this day in history.
Mar 06 On this day in history thelma Pelish, actress (Pajama Game), dies at 55
Mar 07 In the year 1983 august Hoffman performs record 29,051 consecutive sit-ups
Mar 07 Igor Markevich, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
Mar 07 TNN (The Nashville Network) begins on Cable TV in the year 1983.
Mar 08 On this day in history house Foreign Affairs Committee endorses nuclear weapons freeze with USSR
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 In the year 1983 william T Walton, English composer (Belhazzar's feast), dies at 80
Mar 09 In the year 1983 caryl Churchill's "Fen", premieres in London
Mar 09 Faye Emerson, actress (I've Got a Secret), dies of cancer at 65 in the year 1983.
Mar 09 Zimbabwe opposition leader Joshua Nkomo flees to Botswana in the year 1983.
Mar 11 In the year 1983 donald Maclean, spy and associate of Guy Burgess, buried in Moscow
Mar 11 On this day in history world Ice Dance Championship in Helsinki Finland won by Jayne Torvill &Christopher Dean (Great Britain)
Mar 11 In the year 1983 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) on this day in history.
Mar 11 In the year 1983 world Men's Figure Skating Championship in Helsinki won by Scott Hamilton (USA)
Mar 12 Jevsei G Liberman, Ukraine economist (Plan, profit, bonus), dies at 85 in the year 1983.
Mar 13 In the year 1983 louison Bobet, French cyclist (Tour de France 1953-55), dies at 58
Mar 14 Maurice Ronet, actor (Circle of Love, Frantic, Sphinx), dies at 55 in the year 1983.
Mar 14 OPEC cut oil prices for first time in 23 years on this day in history.
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 in the year 1983.
Mar 16 Arthur Godfrey, TV host (Arthur Godrey Show), dies at 79 in the year 1983.
Mar 17 In the year 1983 9th People's Choice Awards
Mar 18 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 On this day in history barney Clark, 1st artifical heart recipient, dies after 112 days at 62
Mar 23 US President Ronald Reagan introduces "Star Wars"-plan (SDI) on this day in history.