What Happened on January 20, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

MurderMurder of Interest

American gangster Roy DeMeo is found murdered in his car trunk after disappearing a few days earlier

Gangster Roy DeMeo
Roy DeMeo

Famous Birthdays

  • Geovany Soto, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Mari Yaguchi, Japanese singer (Morning Musume)
  • Paula Taylor, English-Thai actress, model and presenter

Famous Deaths

  • Garrincha, Brazilian footballer (b. 1933)