On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1983

Historical Events

Venice Film Festival

40th Venice Film Festival: "First Name: Carmen" directed by Jean-Luc Godard wins Golden Lion

Director Jean-Luc Godard
Director
Jean-Luc Godard
  • Edwin Moses of USA sets 400m hurdle record (47.02) in Koblenz

Famous Birthdays

  • Larry Fitzgerald, American football player
1983 Highlights

About August 31, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo