On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1983

Historical Events

  • OPEC cut oil prices for 1st time in 23 years

Famous Birthdays

  • Bakhtiyar Artayev, Kazakh boxer
  • Johnny Flynn, English actor (Emma) and singer-songwriter, born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Jordan Taylor Hanson, American pop singer (Hanson-MMMMbop), born in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Famous Deaths

  • Maurice Ronet, French film actor, director, and writer (Frantic, Sphinx, Circle of Love), dies of cancer at 55
1983 Highlights

About March 14, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 4 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces