What Happened on March 13, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st USFL overtime game-Birmingham Stallions beat Oakld Invaders 20-14
  • 30th ACC Men's Basketball Tournament: NC State beats Virginia, 81-78
  • Peter Stone's musical "Woman of the Year" closes at Palace Theater NYC after 770 performances

Famous Birthdays

  • Kaitlin Sandeno, American swimmer

Famous Deaths

  • Louison Bobet, French cyclist (Tour de France 1953-55), dies at 58
  • Paul R Citroen, Dutch sculptor, dies at 86