On This Day

What Happened on August 10, 1983

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st World Championships in Athletics: Carl Lewis wins gold in Men's Long Jump

Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper Carl Lewis
Olympic Sprinter and Long jumper
Carl Lewis

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Perezhogin, Russian ice hockey player
  • Mathieu Roy, Canadian ice hockey player
1983 Highlights

About August 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo