On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Polish government ends 19 months of martial law
  • Storm cuts short Diana Ross' free concert in NY's Central Park
  • US announces Lebanon freed American hostage David Dodge
  • World's lowest-ever natural temperature recorded −89.2 °C (−128.6 °F; 184.0 K) at Soviet Vostok Station, Antarctica

Famous Birthdays

  • Eivør Pálsdóttir, Faroese singer
  • Kellen Winslow II, American football player