On This Day

What Happened on December 7, 1983

Historical Events

  • 2 jets collided at Madrid Airport killing 93
  • France performs nuclear test at Mururoa atoll

Famous Deaths

  • Edgar Graham, member of N Ireland Assembly, shot dead by IRA
  • Fanny Cano, Mexican actress (b. 1944)
1983 Highlights

About December 7, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius