What Happened on December 16, 1983

Historical Events

  • Riverside, California judge denies cerebral palsy victim Elizabeth Bouviato request to starve herself to death in a county hospital
  • Spokesperson for rock band "The Who" announces the group is disbanding

Sports History

Yogi Berra named New York Yankees manager for 2nd time

1983 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Danielle Lloyd, English beauty queen, fashion model, and television personality, born in Liverpool, England
  • Joshua Roman, American classical cellist. born in Oklahoma
  • Kelenna Azubuike, Nigerian-American NBA basketball player, 2017-12 (Golden State Warriors, Dallas Mavericks), born in London, England
Born in 1983

Famous Deaths

  • Grigori Aleksandrov, Russian film director (Veselye Rebjata), dies at 80
  • Kusan Sunim, who found Milae Sa temple/Bulsung Sa Zen in Korea, dies at 74

About December 16, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 9 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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