On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1983

Historical Events

  • "Evita" closes at Broadway Theater, NYC, after 1568 performances
  • Cricket World Cup, Lord's, London: India upsets West Indies by 43 runs to win first title; Mohinder Amarnath 3/12 off 7 overs, Player of the Match
  • Udo Beyer of East Germany sets record for shot put, 22.22 m

Famous Weddings

Denzel Washington

Actor Denzel Washington (28) weds actress Pauletta Pearson (33)

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Evaristo Ginastera, Argentine composer (Panambi), dies at 67
1983 Highlights

About June 25, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Cancer