On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1983

Historical Events

Sports History

75th hat trick in Islander history-Mike Bossy

  • Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus proclaimed

Famous Birthdays

  • DJ Skee, American DJ/Personality
  • Fernando Verdasco, Spanish tennis player
  • Laura Smet, French actress

Famous Deaths

  • Dai Rees, Scottish golfer (British Open runner-up 1953-54, 61), dies of car accident injuries at 70
  • John Le Mesurier, British actor (The Italian Job, Jabberwocky, Dad's Army), dies of cirrhosis of the liver at 71
1983 Highlights

About November 15, 1983

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Scorpio