What Happened on March 6, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "On Your Toes" opens at Virginia Theater NYC for 505 performances
  • Anne-Marie Palli wins LPGA Samaritan Turquoise Golf Classic
  • Helmut Kohl's CDU/CSU wins West German parliament elections
  • New Bedford, Mass woman charges she was gang-raped atop a pool table
  • US Football League begins its 1st season

Famous Birthdays

  • Andranik Teymourian, Iranian soccer player

Famous Deaths

  • Thelma Pelish, actress (Pajama Game), dies at 55