Historical Events on June 6, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "Octopussy", 13th James Bond film, starring Roger Moore, Maud Adams and Louis Jourdan premieres in London
  • 17th Music City News Country Awards: Marty Robbins & Roy Acuff

Film tv awardsTelevision Awards

Betty White becomes 1st woman to win Outstanding Game Show Host at Daytime Emmy Awards for NBC's "Just Men"

Actress and Comedian Betty White
Actress and Comedian
Betty White
  • Bottle with note of June 9, 1910 found in Queensland
  • Emmy 10th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 4th time

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Li Xiannian becomes pres/Deng Xiaoping supreme commander of China PR

Paramount Leader of China Deng Xiaoping
Paramount Leader of China
Deng Xiaoping
  • Nicaragua expels 3 US diplomats
  • Twins draft pitcher Tim Belcher #1