On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1983

Historical Events

  • -19] Hurricane Alicia, kills 17 in Texas

Famous Birthdays

  • Dustin Pedroia, American baseball player (Boston Red Sox), born in Woodland, California

Famous Deaths

1983 Highlights

About August 17, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo