On This Day

What Happened on January 14, 1983

Famous Birthdays

  • James Vincent McMorrow, Irish singer-songwriter, born in Dublin, Ireland
  • Maxime Monfort, Belgian cyclist, born in Bastogne, Belgium
  • Vincent Jackson, American NFL wide receiver (Pro Bowl 2009, 11, 12; SD Chargers, TB Buccaneers), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 2021)
1983 Highlights

About January 14, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Makar Sankranti / Pongal (India)

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