What Happened on October 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 17th Country Music Association Award: Alabama wins
  • Israel's Knesset votes 60-53 to endorse Yitzhak Shamir as PM
  • NBC premiere of true life drama "Adam", based on John Walsh's son's murder
  • Tom Monaghan becomes CEO of Detroit Tigers

Famous Birthdays

  • Vusimuzi Sibanda, Zimbabwean cricketer

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sir Ralph Richardson, English actor (Richard III), dies at 80