On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Jose Happart becomes mayor of Voeren Belgium
  • US male Figure Skating championship won by 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