On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1983

Historical Events

  • 5225 Loral & 5424 Covington

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Brosque, Australian footballer (Sydney FC), born in Sydney, Australia

Famous Deaths

  • Ernie Roth, American wrestling manager (ring name "The Grand Wizard of Wrestling"), dies at 57
  • Jiri Lederer, Czechoslovakia journalist/dissident, dies at 61
1983 Highlights

About October 12, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 38 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra