On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1983

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

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? 37 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn