On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1983

Historical Events

  • 3,112 turn out to see Pirates play NY Mets at Shea Stadium
  • Cryptographic Communications System & Method (RSA) patented

Famous Birthdays

  • Ángel Sánchez, Puerto Rican baseball player
  • Yuna Ito, American pop singer (Heart) and actress of Japanese and Korean heritage, born in Los Angeles, California

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Actor James Woods (36) divorces costume designer Kathryn Morrison after 3 years of marriage


1983 Highlights

About September 20, 1983

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo