What Happened on July 25, 1983

Historical Events

  • 1st non-human primate (baboon) conceived in a lab dish, San Antonio
  • US Senior Open Men's Golf, Hazeltine National GC: Billy Casper wins with birdie on first extra hole after an 18-hole playoff with Rod Funseth
  • Washington Public Power Supply System defaulted $2.25 billion
1983 History

Famous Deaths

  • Jerome Moross, American composer (Frankie & Johnny), dies at 69

About July 25, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Every Breath You Take - The Police
  • UK #1 Song: Wherever I Lay My Hat (That's My Home) - Paul Young