On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1983

Historical Events

  • 3 KC Royals suspended due to cocaine usage
  • Columbia flies to Kennedy Space Center via El Paso, Kelly AFB
  • Last 80 US combat soldiers in Grenada withdrew
  • Wendy Wasserstein's play "Isn't It Romantic" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • René Goguen (René Duprée), Canadian professional wrestler
  • Ronnie Radke, American singer (Escape the Fate)
  • Wang Hao, Chinese table tennis player

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Author Roald Dahl (67) weds Liccy Crosland (45) at Brixton Town Hall in South London

Author Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl

1983 Highlights

About December 15, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius