August 7, 1983 in Sport

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Sport

  • 1st Athletics World Championships open at Helsinki, Finland
  • Grete Waitz of Norway wins inaugural women's marathon at the 1st world athletics championships in Helsinki, Finland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

PGA Championship, Riviera CC: Hal Sutton wins his only major title by 1 stroke from Jack Nicklaus