On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

AMA urges ban on boxing, cites Muhammad Ali's deteriorating condition

Heavyweight Boxing Champion Muhammad Ali
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Muhammad Ali
  • Quebec Nordiques play 251st NHL game without being shut out

Famous Birthdays

  • Julian Morris, English actor
  • Ronny Turiaf, French basketball player
  • William Hung, American Idol contestant

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Space, actor (Doc Weaver-Lassie), dies of cancer at 74
  • D Mack Reynolds, American writer (Amazon Planet, Once Departed), dies
  • John McHugh, actor (Unspeakable), dies of a heart attack at 69