On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1983

Historical Events

  • Floods destroy most of the old town of Bilbao, Spain.

Famous Birthdays

  • FĂ©lix Porteiro, Spanish racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Mike Kellin [Myron Kellin], American actor (Pipe Dream, American Buffalo), dies of cancer at 61
1983 Highlights

About August 26, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo