On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1983

Historical Events

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

Film Premier

Film version of "The Pirates of Penzance", starring Kevin Kline, Linda Ronstadt, and Angela Lansbury premieres in US

Actress Angela Lansbury
Angela Lansbury
Singer and Actress Linda Ronstadt
Singer and Actress
Linda Ronstadt
Actor Kevin Kline
Kevin Kline

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? 38 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer