On This Day

What Happened on October 10, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 17th Country Music Association Award: Alabama wins
  • Israel's Knesset votes 60-53 to endorse YitzḼak Shamir as PM
  • NBC premiere of true life drama "Adam", based on John Walsh's son's murder
  • Tom Monaghan becomes CEO of Detroit Tigers

Famous Birthdays

  • Vusimuzi Sibanda, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Highfield, Harare, Zimbabwe

Famous Deaths

Person of interestRalph Richardson

Sir Ralph Richardson, English actor (Richard III), dies at 80