On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1983

Historical Events

  • 4 South Korean government ministers assassinated in Rangoon Burma
  • Buffalo Bill QB Joe Ferguson passes 419 yards with 5 TDs

Famous Birthdays

  • Andreas Zuber, Austrian racing driver, born in Judenburg, Austria
  • Jang Mi-Ran, South Korean weightlifter (Olympic gold 2008), born in Gangwon, South Korea
  • Stephen Gionta, American ice hockey player, born in Rochester, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Sun Suk Joon, South Korean vice premier, murdered
1983 Highlights

About October 9, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 37 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra