On This Day

What Happened on March 18, 1983

Famous Birthdays

  • Andy Sonnanstine, American baseball player
  • Tomasz Stolpa, Polish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Franco Giorgetti, Italian cyclist (Olympic gold 1920), dies at 80
  • Kenneth E. Boulding, English economist (b. 1910)
  • Robert F. Bradford, American politician (57th Governor of Massachusetts), dies at 80
  • Umberto of Piemonte, King Umberto II of Italy (1946) and Italy's last king dies in exile aged 78
1983 Highlights

About March 18, 1983

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces