On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Klaus Barbie, SS chief in Lyon in Nazi-occupied France, arrested in Bolivia

Famous Birthdays

  • Hikaru Utada, American-born Japanese singer & songwriter, born in NYC, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Don Costa, American composer (Hello, Dolly!) and record producer (Sinatra and Strings, My Way), dies at 57