On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Discovery transported to Vandenberg AFB, California
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneer James Wilder rushes for 219 yards vs Minnesota Vikings
  • Turkey Turgut Özals Moederland party wins elections

Famous Birthdays

  • Janette McBride, Filipino-Australian actress and television host, born in Queensland, Australia
  • Jon Hume, Australian singer (Evermore), born in Lismore, Australia

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Businessman Vidal Sassoon (55) weds dressage champion Jeanette Hartford-Davis

Hairdresser Vidal Sassoon
Vidal Sassoon

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Gross, composer, dies at 69