What Happened on April 24, 1983

Historical Events

  • "Show Boat" opens at Uris Theater NYC for 73 performances
  • Austrian socialist party loses parliamentary election

Famous Birthdays

Alexis Ohanian (40 years old)

American internet entrepreneur and co-founder of Reddit, born in Brooklyn, New York

  • Princess Iman bint Al Hussein of Jordan, daughter of King Hussein and Queen Noor of Jordan, born in Amman, Jordan
Born in 1983

Famous Deaths

  • Rolf Stommelen, German auto racer (24 Hours of Daytona 1968, 78, 80, 82; 61 x F1 GP), dies in a racing accident at 39

About April 24, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus

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