On This Day

Events in Film & Television in July 1983

  • Jul 11 Lorraine Elizabeth Downes, 19, of NZ, crowned 32nd Miss Universe

Film Premier

Jul 15 Film version of "The Pirates of Penzance", starring Kevin Kline, Linda Ronstadt, and Angela Lansbury premieres in US

Music Concert

Jul 21 Thunder storm cuts short Diana Ross' free concert in NY's Central Park

  • Jul 29 "Friday Night Videos" premieres on NBC TV