On This Day

What Happened on June 18, 1983

Historical Events

  • "Pump Boys & Dinettes" closes at Princess Theater NYC after 573 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

7th Shuttle Mission-Challenger 2 launches Sally Ride as 1st US woman in space

1st American Woman in Space Sally Ride
1st American Woman in Space
Sally Ride
  • IRA's Joseph Doherty arrested in NYC
1983 Highlights

About June 18, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini