What Happened on April 14, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • NY Islanders tie own record with 2 shorthanded playoff goals (vs NY Rangers)

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Reagan signs $165 billion Social Security rescue

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Birthdays

  • James McFadden, Scottish footballer
  • Nikoloz Tskitishvili, American basketball player
  • William Yaw Obeng, Arena Football League lineman

Famous Deaths

  • Nina Dumbadze, Russian discus thrower (Olympic bronze 1952), dies at 64

Person of interestPete Farndon

Pete Farndon, rock bassist (Pretenders), dies

Musician Pete Farndon
Pete Farndon
  • Willem F Bon, Dutch composer, dies at 42