What Happened on September 4, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Joseph & the Amazing Dreamcoat" closes at Royale NYC after 747 performances
  • Californian skier Scott Michael Pellaton sets barefoot waterski speed record; 119.36 mph
  • Greg LeMond wins UCI World Road Race Championship in 7h 01' 21" in Altenrhein, Switzerland; first American cyclist to take the title
  • US Men's Amateur Golf Championship, North Shore CC: Jay Sigel successfully defends title 8 & 7 over Chris Perry

Famous Birthdays

  • Tareq Aziz, Bangladeshi cricketer
  • Yuichi Nakamaru, Japanese idol, (member of KAT-TUN)