What Happened on December 9, 1983

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Counselor to Ronald Reagan, Edwin Meese says people go to soup kitchens "because food is free & that's easier than paying for it"

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Dariusz Dudka, Polish footballer, born in Kostrzyn, Poland
  • Jermaine Beckford, English footballer, born in London, England
Born in 1983

Famous Weddings

Willy Brandt

Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany Willy Brandt weds Brigitte Seebacher

Famous Deaths

  • David Rounds, American actor (Terence-Beacon Hill, Alice, The Blue and The Grey), dies of cancer at 53

About December 9, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Sagittarius

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