On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1983

Historical Events

Sports History

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

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
1983 Highlights

About January 13, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn