What Happened on August 20, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • The South African anti-apartheid umbrella organization, United Democratic Front (UDF) is launched at Rocklands Community Centre in Cape Town, South Afrca

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Andrew Garfield, British American actor (The Amazing Spider-Man), born in Los Angeles, California


Famous Deaths

  • Kerwin Duinmeijer, Dutch of Antillean descent, murdered by in a racially motivated attack at 15