On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1983

Historical Events

  • 8 killed, 54 wounded, by Armenian extremists bomb at Orly, France

<b>Pirate</b> AttackPirate Attack

Linda Ronstadt debuts as Mabel in "Pirates of Penzance"

Singer and Actress Linda Ronstadt
Singer and Actress
Linda Ronstadt

Famous Birthdays

  • Nelson Merlo, Brazilian racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Foy Jr [Edwin Fitzgerald Jr], American actor (The Pajama Game, Fair Exchange), dies of cancer at 78
1983 Highlights

About July 15, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer