On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1983

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

British PM Margaret Thatcher visits Falkland Islands

British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
British Prime Minister
Margaret Thatcher

Famous Deaths

  • Stan Spence, American baseball center fielder (MLB All-Star 1942, 44, 46, 47; Boston Red Sox, Washington Senators, St. Louis Browns), dies from emphysema at 67
1983 Highlights

About January 9, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn