On This Day

What Happened on December 23, 1983

Historical Events

  • Journal "Science" publishes 1st report on nuclear winter

Famous Birthdays

  • Hanley Ramírez, Dominican baseball player, born in Samaná, Dominican Republic
  • Michael Chopra, English footballer, born in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Famous Deaths

  • Colin Middleton, Northern Irish artist (b. 1910)
1983 Highlights

About December 23, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn