On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1983

Historical Events

Hall of Fame

Brooks Robinson, Juan Marichal, George Kell and Walter Alston inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame

  • Dutch July average temperature is 20.1°C; warmest July since 1852

US Women's Golf Open

US Open Women's Golf, Cedar Ridge CC: Australian Jan Stephenson wins her 3rd major title; beats JoAnne Carner and Patty Sheehan by 1 stroke

Famous Birthdays

  • Yola [Yolanda Quartey], British folk-roots-country-soul singer, and songwriter ("Walk Through Fire"), born in Bristol, England
1983 Highlights

About July 31, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo