Historical Events In 1983
Friday, 24 September 2021
Apr 30 George Balanchine, Russian/US composer, dies at 79 in the year 1983.
May 01 The Sydney Entertainment Centre opens in the year 1983.
May 01 V N Swamy, Indian cricket pace bowler (without distinction), dies in the year 1983.
May 02 6.7 earthquake injures 487 in Coalinga CA on this day in history.
May 02 On this day in history marius F Duintjer, architect, dies
May 03 On this day in history soviet leader Andropov decreases nuclear weapons in Europe
May 03 In the year 1983 uS bishops condemn nuclear weapons
May 03 In the year 1983 vaughn Taylor, act (Jailhouse Rock), dies of cerebal hemmorrhage at 72
May 04 China People's Republic performs nuclear test at Lop Nor People's Rebublic of China in the year 1983.
May 04 Nino Sanzogno, composer, dies at 72 on this day in history.
May 05 John Williams, actor (Family Affair, Dial M for Murder), dies at 80 in the year 1983.
May 05 In the year 1983 uS performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
May 07 In the year 1983 august Hoffman performs record 29,051 consecutive sit-ups
May 07 In the year 1983 peter Edel, writer, dies
May 10 "Laverne & Shirley" last airs on ABC-TV on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1983 john P Strijbos, writer (Called that Bird), dies at 92
May 10 Lee Chin Yong performs 170 continuous chin-ups in Seoul on this day in history.
May 10 In the year 1983 nSW Premier Neville Wran steps aside after allegations he sought to influence a magistrate.
May 11 "Dance a Little Closer" opens & closes at Minskoff Theater NYC on this day in history.
May 11 In the year 1983 aberdeen wins 23rd Europe Cup II
May 11 Comet C/1983 H1 (IRAS-Araki-Alcock) approaches 0.0312 AUs of Earth on this day in history.
May 11 In West Pubnico Nova Scotia a mob of 100 fishermen burn and sink two fisheries patrol boats at to protest lobster quotas on this day in history.
May 11 Zenna [Chlarson] Henderson, author (Anything Box), dies at 65 in the year 1983.
May 12 On this day in history julie Lynne Hayek, (California), crowned 32nd Miss USA
May 12 Stanley Cup New York Islanders beat Edmonton Oilers, 4 games to 0 on this day in history.
May 12 In the year 1983 stanley Cup: New York Islanders beat Edmonton Oilers, 4 games to 0
May 13 On this day in history reggie Jackson becomes the first major league baseball player to strike out 2,000 times
May 14 In the year 1983 miguel Aleman Valdes, attorney/pres of Mexico (1946-52), dies at 80
May 15 On this day in history madison Hotel (Boston) destroyed by implosion
May 16 Carel Brons, composer, dies at 52 in the year 1983.
May 16 On this day in history lebanese parliament accept peace accord with Israel
May 17 In the year 1983 israel & Lebanon sign a peace treaty
May 18 In the year 1983 senate revises immigration laws, gives millions of illegal aliens legal status under an amnesty program
May 18 Sri Lanka impose a State of Emergency after election violence on this day in history.