What Happened on December 11, 1983

Historical Events

Papal Visit

1st visit to Lutheran church by a pope (John Paul II in Rome)

Famous Birthdays

  • Yoh Miyamori, Japanese musician (Orange Range), born in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan
Born in 1983

Famous Deaths

  • Neil Ritchie, British General (commanded British Eighth Army in North Africa in WWII), dies at 86
  • Szymon Laks, Polish composer (head of prisoners orchestra at Auschwitz), dies at 82

About December 11, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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