What Happened on July 24, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Mame" opens at Gershwin Theater NYC for 41 performances
  • 21st Tennis Fed Cup: Czech beats Germany in Zurich Switz (2-1)
  • 70th Tour de France won by Laurent Fignon of France
  • Lauren Howe wins LPGA Mayflower Golf Classic
  • Pine Tar Game: Brett's HR disallowed against Yanks (overturned)
  • Sonya Robinson, (Milwaukee), 23, crowned 16th Miss Black America

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniele De Rossi, Italian footballer