On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1983

Historical Events

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

Sport defeatBoxing 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)

Person of interestMiranda Lambert

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

Country Music Singer-Songwriter Miranda Lambert
Country Music Singer-Songwriter
Miranda Lambert

1983 Highlights

About November 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 3 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio