What Happened on September 25, 1983

Historical Events

  • 35th Emmy Awards: "Hill Street Blues", "Cheers", Ed Flanders & Shelley Long win
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Novaya Zemlya, USSR

Famous Birthdays

Donald GloverDonald Glover (39 years old)

American actor, singer and writer (Atlanta, Childish Gambino), born in Edwards Air Force Base, California

  • Terrance Pennington, National Football League guard, born in Los Angeles, California
Born in 1983

Famous Deaths

  • Leopold III [Filip von Saksen-Coburg], King of the Belgians (from 1934, abdicated 1951), dies at 81

About September 25, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Total Eclipse Of The Heart - Bonnie Tyler
  • UK #1 Song: Karma Chameleon - Culture Club