On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1983

Historical Events

  • Dallas running back Tony Dorsett sets NFL record with 99-yard rush in the Cowboys' 31-27 defeat at Minnesota Vikings
1983 Highlights

About January 3, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: New Year's Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn