On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1983

Historical Events

  • Donald Davis runs 1 mile backwards in 6 m 7.1 s
  • NBA San Diego Clippers begin a 29 game road losing streak

Famous Birthdays

  • Braylon Edwards, American football player, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Daniel Ek, Swedish CEO & co-founder of Spotify, born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Franklin Gutiérrez, Venezuelan baseball player, born in Caracas, Venezuela
  • Mélanie Laurent, French actress (Inglourious Basterds), born in Paris, France
1983 Highlights

About February 21, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 9 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Washington's Birthday (United States)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces