On This Day

What Happened on April 12, 1983

Historical Events

  • Harold Washington elected Chicago's 1st black mayor
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Morton, American baseball player (b. 1944)
1983 Highlights

About April 12, 1983

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries