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Historical Events Of 1983
- February 13, 1983 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Water Pig in Chinese astrology.
- February 14, 1983 – United American Bank of Knoxville, Tennessee collapses. Its president, Jake Butcher, is later convicted of fraud.
- April 4, 1983 – Space Shuttle Challenger makes its maiden voyage into space.
- May 1, 1983 – Greek composer Mikis Theodorakis is awarded the Lenin Peace Prize.
- July 23, 1983 – Gimli Glider: Air Canada Flight 143 runs out of fuel and makes a deadstick landing at Gimli, Manitoba.
- July 24, 1983 – George Brett batting for the Kansas City Royals against the New York Yankees, has a game-winning home run nullified in the “Pine Tar Incident”.
- August 21, 1983 – Philippine opposition leader Benigno Aquino, Jr. is assassinated at the Manila International Airport (now renamed Ninoy Aquino International Airport in his honor).
- October 14, 1983 – Maurice Bishop, Prime Minister of Grenada, is overthrown and later executed in a military coup d'état led by Bernard Coard.
- October 22, 1983 – Two correctional officers are killed by inmates at the United States Penitentiary in Marion, Illinois. The incident inspires the Supermax model of prisons.
- October 30, 1983 – The first democratic elections in Argentina after seven years of military rule are held.
Who Were Born On 1983?
- March 29, 1983 – Darius Draudvila, Lithuanian decathlete
- April 13, 1983 – Nicole Cooke, Welsh cyclist
- May 2, 1983 – Ove Vanebo, Norwegian politician
- May 12, 1983 – Virginie Razzano, French tennis player
- August 22, 1983 – Dani Thompson, Australian-English model and actress
- September 9, 1983 – Kristine Hermosa, Filipino model and actress
- September 22, 1983 – Şeref Tüfenk, Turkish wrestler
- October 4, 1983 – Tatsuya Ueda, Japanese singer and actor (KAT-TUN)
- October 14, 1983 – Lin Dan, Chinese badminton player
- November 6, 1983 – Janette McBride, Australian-Filipino actress