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


Person of interestAlexander 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? 36 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn