What Happened on December 28, 1983

Historical Events

  • 72nd Davis Cup: Australia beats Sweden in Melbourne (3-2)
  • US threatens to leave UNESCO after objecting to its domination by a coalition of third world and Soviet bloc nations
  • Warren Cromartie signs 3 year $2.5M contract with Yomiuri Giants
1983 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike He, Taiwanese actor, born in Taiwan, Taiwan
Born in 1983

Famous Deaths

  • Dennis Wilson, American drummer and singer (Beach Boys), drowns at 39

Jimmy DemaretJimmy Demaret (1910-1983)

American golfer (US Masters 1940, 47, 50), dies of a heart attack at 73

  • William Demarest, American actor (My 3 Sons), dies from pneumonia and prostate cancer at 91

About December 28, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Capricorn

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