On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1983

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestAaron Rodgers

Aaron Rodgers, American NFL quarterback (NFL MVP 2011, 14; Super Bowl MVP 2010; Green Bay Packers), born in Chico, California

NFL Quarterback Aaron Rodgers
NFL Quarterback
Aaron Rodgers
  • Chris Burke, Scottish soccer winger (7 caps; Rangers F.C., Kilmarnock), born in Glasgow, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Atholl Mckinnon, South African cricket spin bowler (8 Tests, 26 wickets), dies from a heart attack at 51
  • Fifi D'Orsay, "French Bombshell" (Dixie Jamboree), dies cancer at 79
1983 Highlights

About December 2, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 36 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius