On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Frances Schreuder is convicted for the first-degree murder of Franklin Bradshaw

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Israel premier Menachem Begin resigns

Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin
Israeli Prime Minister
Menachem Begin
  • Police officers beat Michael Stewart to death for graffiting NYC subway

Famous Birthdays

  • Luke Hochevar, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • LeRoy Prinz, choreographer, dies at 88
  • Prince Far I, reggae deejay, producer and Rastafarian
  • Willie Bobo, jazz drummer (Cos), dies at 49