What Happened on December 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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