What Happened on December 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Danuta Walesa, wife of Lech Wałęsa, accepts his Nobel Peace Prize

Polish Politician and Labor Activist Lech Wałęsa
Polish Politician and Labor Activist
Lech Wałęsa
  • Last NFL game at Shea Stadium; Steelers beat NY Jets 34-7
  • Raul Alfonsin inaugurated as Argentina's 1st civilian president

Famous Birthdays

  • Habib Mohamed, Ghanaian footballer
  • Katrin Siska, Estonian singer
  • Patrick Flueger, American actor
  • Zé Kalanga, Angolan footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Dorothy Cummings, actress (Dancing Mothers), dies at 84
  • Patrick O'Moore, actor (Jungle Gents), dies at 74