What Happened on September 14, 1983

Historical Events

  • Texan San Jacinto county sheriff James "Humpy" Parker convicted of violating inmates civil rights and of torture
  • US House of Representatives votes, 416 to 0, in favor of a resolution condemning Russia for shooting down a Korean jetliner

Famous Birthdays

Amy WinehouseAmy Winehouse (1983-2011)

British singer-songwriter ("Stronger Than Me"; "Rehab"), born in London

  • Frostee Rucker, American NFL defensive end, born in Tustin, California
Born in 1983

About September 14, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Maniac - Michael Sembello
  • UK #1 Song: Red Red Wine - UB40