What Happened on March 28, 1983

Historical Events

  • PGA Tournament Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Hal Sutton comes from 4 strokes back with a final round 69 to win a rain-affected Monday finish by 1 stroke ahead of Bob Eastwood

Famous Birthdays

  • Ryan Ashington, English footballer
Born in 1983

Famous Deaths

  • Ank [Anna M] van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy), dies at 71
  • Martinus A. Jansen, Bishop of Rotterdam (1956-70), dies at 77
  • Walter Reisch, Austrian-American director and screenwriter (Ninotchka, Gaslight, Titanic), dies at 79
1983 Highlights

About March 28, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 2 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
  • UK #1 Song: Is There Something I Should Know - Duran Duran