On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1983

Famous Birthdays

  • Jennifer Landon, American actress (As the World Turns), born in Malibu, California

Famous Deaths

  • Simon Oakland, American actor (Toma, Kolchak), dies at 61
  • William Goyen, American writer, dies at 68
1983 Highlights

About August 29, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Late Summer Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo