On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1983

Historical Events

  • Compact Disc recordings developed by Phillips & Sony introduced
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Glen Perkins, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 2013-15; Minnesota Twins), born in St. Paul, Minnesota
1983 Highlights

About March 2, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces