What Happened on August 27, 1983

Historical Events

  • Haiti adopts constitution
  • US performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Wilson Chen, Taiwanese actor

Famous Deaths

  • William Hitzig, Austrian Maxwell physician, dies at 78
1983 Highlights

About August 27, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Every Breath You Take - The Police
  • UK #1 Song: Give It Up - KC & The Sunshine Band