What Happened on September 21, 1983

Historical Events

  • 11 killed in anti Marcos demonstrations in Manila

Event of Interest

David Mamet's "Glengarry Glen Ross" premieres in London

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1983 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna Meares, Australian cyclist
  • Fernando Cavenaghi, Argentinian footballer

Joseph MazzelloJoseph Mazzello (39 years old)

American actor (Jurassic Park, The Pacific), born in Rhinebeck. New York

  • Maggie Grace, American actress
Born in 1983

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Brewin, Canadian lawyer and MP for Greenwood, dies at 76

About September 21, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Tell Her About It - Billy Joel
  • UK #1 Song: Karma Chameleon - Culture Club