What Happened on October 1, 1983

Historical Events

  • Denise Wallace, 18, of Virginia, crowned Miss Teen of America

Famous Birthdays

  • Mirko Vučinić, Montenegrin soccer forward (48 caps; Lecce, Roma, Juventus), born in Nikšić, Montenegro
  • Mohamed Abdelwahab, Egyptian soccer left back (19 caps; African Cup of Nations 2006; Al Ahly SC, Aluminium Nag Hammâdi), born in Faiyum, Egypt (d. 2006)
1983 Highlights

About October 1, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Total Eclipse Of The Heart - Bonnie Tyler
  • UK #1 Song: Karma Chameleon - Culture Club