April 17, 1983 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 1st National Coin Week begins
  • In Warsaw, police route 1,000 Solidarity supporters
  • India entered space age launching SLV-3 rocket

Deaths in History

  • Mark W Clark, US general (WWII), dies at 87
  • Peter Potter, DJ (Peter Potter Show, Juke Box Jury), dies at 78