On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1983

Historical Events

  • NY Supreme Court issues a preliminary injunction barring NY Yankees from playing season-opening series against Tigers in Denver

Famous Birthdays

  • Danilo Dirani, Brazilian racing driver, born in São Paulo, Brazil
  • Li Nina, Chinese aerial free-style skier, born in Benxi, China

Famous Deaths

  • Ewan Roberts, Scottish actor (The Day of the Triffids, Five to One), dies at 68

Murder of InterestRoy DeMeo

Roy DeMeo, American gangster (Gambino crime family), murdered at 40


1983 Highlights

About January 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Down Under - Men At Work
  • UK #1 Song: You Can't Hurry Love - Phil Collins