On This Day

What Happened on July 14, 1983

Historical Events

  • Mario Bros. is first released by Nintendo in Japan as an arcade game about an Italian-American plumber
  • US politician Crane (Rep-R-Il) and Studds (Rep-D-Mas) admit to sex with pages

Famous Birthdays

  • Wesley Dening, Australian TV personality

Famous Deaths

  • Arnout Colnot, Dutch painter and graphic artist, dies at 96
  • Jack MacBryan, cricketer (Test for England 1924), dies
1983 Highlights

About July 14, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 4 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer