On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Reagan signs a $165B bail out for Social Security

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan
  • Soyuz T-8 launched; mission aborted when capsule fails to dock (lands 2 days later)

Famous Birthdays

  • Miranda Kerr, Australian supermodel, born in Sydney, Australia
  • Tan France, English fashion designer and TV personality (Queer Eye), born in Doncaster, England
  • Terrence J, American actor and television host (106 & Park), born in Queens, New York