What Happened on August 16, 1983

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Colin Griffiths, English TV presenter and DJ, born in Kent, United Kingdom
  • Colton James "Colt" Brennan, NFL Quarterback (Washington Redskins), born in Laguna Beach, California
  • Nikos Zisis, Greek basketball player, born in Thessaloniki, Greece

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Musician Paul Simon weds actress and writer Carrie Fisher

Actress Carrie Fisher
Actress
Carrie Fisher

Famous Deaths

  • Earl Averill, American baseball player (Cleveland Indians), dies at 81