On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hulk Hogan pins Iron Sheik for World Wrestling Federation title

Professional Wrestler Hulk Hogan
Professional Wrestler
Hulk Hogan

Famous Birthdays

  • Scott Speed, American race car driver
  • Shaun Maloney, Scottish footballer

Famous Deaths

Person of interestGeorge Cukor

George Cukor, American film director (My Fair Lady, The Wizard of Oz), dies of a stroke and a heart attack at 83

Director George Cukor
George Cukor