On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1983

Historical Events

  • Anti-nuclear demonstrators link arms in 14-mile human chain in England
  • Iraq increases missile attacks on Iran

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Isle Mike Bossy becomes 1st to score 60 goals in 3 cons seasons

Ice Hockey Great Mike Bossy
Ice Hockey Great
Mike Bossy

Famous Birthdays

  • Matt Lanter, American actor and model
  • ├ôlafur Ingi Sk├║lason, Icelandic footballer
  • Sean Taylor, American football player (Washington Redskins), born in Miami, Florida (d. 2007)
1983 Highlights

About April 1, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 9 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries