On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • John Sain of South Bend, Indiana, builds 3.91 m house of cards
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Mamie Gummer, American actress (Nancy Crozier-The Good Wife), born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Carolyn Jones, American actress (Morticia-Addams Family), dies of cancer at 54