On This Day

June 8, 1983 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Sport

  • Charlos Vieira begins 191 hr "nonstop" cycling in Leiria, Portugal
  • East German sprinter Marlies Göhr sets world record for 100m (10.81) in Berlin, Germany

Birthdays in Sport


Person of interestKim Clijsters

Kim Clijsters, Belgian tennis player (4-time Grand Slam titles), born in Bilzen, Belgium

Tennis Player Kim Clijsters
Tennis Player
Kim Clijsters

1983 in Sport