On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1983

Historical Events

  • Test Cricket debut of Gregory Richard John Matthews, v Pakistan at the MCG
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

Alexander Wang

Alexander Wang, American fashion designer (Balenciaga), born in San Francisco, California

Fashion Designer Alexander Wang
Fashion Designer
Alexander Wang

Famous Deaths

  • Violet Carson, British actress (b. 1898)
1983 Highlights

About December 26, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom), Christmas Day (Canada, United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn