On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1983

Historical Events

  • France performs nuclear Test at Mururoa atoll

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Reynolds, American news anchor (ABC Evening News, 1968-70; World New Tonight, 1977-83), dies at 59
1983 Highlights

About July 20, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 4 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer