On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1983

Historical Events

  • Jose Happart becomes mayor of Voeren Belgium

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US male Figure Skating championship won by Scott Hamilton

Figure Skater Scott Hamilton
Figure Skater
Scott Hamilton

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Ameche [James Amici], American voice actor (Jack Armstrong, the All-American Boy), dies at 67
  • Karen Carpenter, American vocalist and drummer (We Only Just Begun), dies of anorexia at 32
  • Reginald Denham, English writer & director (Obsession, The Bad Seed), dies at 89
1983 Highlights

About February 4, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius