On This Day

What Happened on July 11, 1983

Historical Events

  • Lorraine Elizabeth Downes, 19, of NZ, crowned 32nd Miss Universe

Famous Birthdays

  • Evan Roberts, American radio broadcaster
  • Kellie Shirley, British actress
  • Kelly Poon, Singaporean singer
  • Marie Serneholt, Swedish musician (A*Teens)
  • Peter Cincotti, American pop and jazz singer-songwriter, born in New York City

Famous Deaths

  • Ross Macdonald [Kenneth Millar], American-Canadian detective novelist (Goodbye Look), dies at 67
1983 Highlights

About July 11, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer