On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1983

Historical Events

  • TNN (The Nashville Network) begins on Cable TV

Famous Birthdays

  • Manucho, Angolan footballer, born in Luanda, Angola
  • Taylor Tankersley, American baseball player, born in Missoula, Montana

Famous Deaths

  • Igor Markevitch, Russian composer and conductor (Le Paradis Perdu), dies at 70
  • Robert Bray, actor (Corey-Lassie, Simon-Stagecoach West), dies at 65
1983 Highlights

About March 7, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Pisces