On This Day

What Happened on January 26, 1983

Historical Events

  • Dutch British infrared satellite IRAS launched from California

Famous Deaths

  • Paul "Bear" Bryant, American college football coach (Alabama), dies at 69
1983 Highlights

About January 26, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius