What Happened on July 1, 1983

Historical Events

  • Arbitrator Raymond Goetz rules 43 players who are on Disabled List during 1981 players' strike not entitled to salaries for that period

Famous Birthdays

  • Brandee Younger, American session and touring classical, jazz, soul, and funk harpist, born in Hempdtead, Long Island, New Yorki
  • Leeteuk [Park Jeong-su], Korean singer (Super Junior), born in Soul, South Korea
  • Marit Larsen, Norwegian musician (M2M)

Famous Deaths

  • Erich Juskowiak, German footballer, dies at 56
  • R. Buckminster Fuller, American architect and inventor (geodesic dome), dies at 87
  • Sandy Mosse, American jazz tenor saxophonist, and bandleader (Pieces of Eight), dies at 54
1983 Highlights

About July 1, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Canada Day (Canada)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Flashdance...What A Feeling - Irene Cara
  • UK #1 Song: Baby Jane - Rod Stewart