What Happened on February 19, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Fernando Valenzuela wins his salary arbitration of $1 million
  • Vladimir Salnikov (USSR) sets 400 m free style swimming record

Famous Birthdays

  • Assunta De Rossi, Filipino actress
  • Mika Nakashima, Japanese singer/actress

Famous Deaths

  • Alice White, actress (Employees' Entrance), dies at 78 of a stroke