On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Rolf Stommelen, German race car driver (b. 1943)