On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1983

Historical Events

  • "Amen Corner" opens at Nederlander Theater NYC for 83 performances

Boxing Title Fight

'Marvelous' Marvin Hagler retains world middleweight boxing title with a 15-round unanimous points decision over Roberto Durán at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas; first time Hagler taken the distance as champion

  • US Federal government shut down

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Smith, American basketball player (Minnesota Timberwolves), born in Inglewood, California
  • Marius Žaliūkas, Lithuanian soccer centre back (25 caps; Hearts, Leeds, Rangers), born in Kaunas, Lithuania (d. 2020)

Miranda Lambert

Miranda Lambert, American country music singer and songwriter ("The Weight of These Wings"), born in Longview, Texas

1983 Highlights

About November 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 6 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio

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