Year 1983

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18 June 1983
Search with google:Sally K. RideSally K. Ride, 32, first USA woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger
With the introduction of noise-free compact discs, the vinyl record begins a steep decline
Search with google:CrackCrack cocaine is developed in the Bahamas, and soon appears in the United States
The FCC authorizes Search with google:MotorolaMotorola to begin testing cellular phone service in Chicago
The Search with google:El NiņoEl Niņo phenomenon disrupts global weather patterns
21 August 1983
Search with google:Benigno S. Aquino, Jr.Benigno S. Aquino, Jr., 50, political rival of Philippines President Ferdinand Marcos, is assassinated in Manila
23 October 1983
Terrorist explosion kills 237 USA Marines in Beirut
25 Janary 1983
Search with google:Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II signs new Roman Catholic code incorporating changes brought about by Second Vatican Council
25 October 1983
US invades Search with google:GrenadaGrenada
30 August 1983
South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner bound for Seoul apparently strays into Soviet airspace and is shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter after it had tracked the airliner for two hours; all 269 aboard are killed
4 April 1983
Second space shuttle, Search with google:ChallengerChallenger, makes successful maiden voyage, which includes the first USA space walk in nine years
Japan, Honshu - 81 deads - magnitudo 7,7
Colombia, 250 deads - magnitudo 5,5
Turkey, 1.300 deads - magnitudo 7,1
Nobel Prizes Physics: Search with google:Subrahmanyan ChandrasekharSubrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, Search with google:William A. FowlerWilliam A. Fowler
Nobel Prizes Literature: Search with google:William GoldingWilliam Golding
Nobel Prizes Chemistry: Search with google:Henry TaubeHenry Taube, per il suo lavoro sui meccanismi delle reazioni di trasferimento degli elettroni, specificamente nei complessi metallici
Nobel Prizes Physiology or Medicine: Search with google:Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock
Nobel Prizes Peace: Search with google:Lech WalesaLech Walesa
Nobel Prizes Economy: Search with google:Gerard DebreuGerard Debreu
56 Academy Award Best Picture: Terms of Endearment
Academy Award Best Actor: Robert Duvall, Tender Mercies
Academy Award Best Actress: Shirley MacLaine, Terms of Endearment
Academy Award Best Supporting Actor: Jack Nicholson, Terms of Endearment
Academy Award Best Supporting Actress: Linda Hunt, The Year of Living Dangerously
Academy Award Best Original Screenplay:
Academy Award Best Director: James L. Brooks, Terms of Endearment
Football XXVII Super Bowl: Washington Redskins d. Miami Dolphins (27-17)
UEFA Champions League, UEFA Champions League: Hamburg (West Germany)
Tennis Wimbledon Women: Martina Navratilova d. A. Jaeger (6-0 6-3)
Baseball World Series: Baltimore Orioles (AL) 4-1 Philadelphia Phillies (NL)
NBA, Basketball NBA Championship: Philadelphia 76ers d. Los Angeles Lakers (4-0)
Tennis Wimbledon Men: John McEnroe d. C. Lewis (6-2 6-2 6-2)
1983 Playboy cover
Year 1983's Notable Births
1983 September 14
Amy Winehouse, singer (born at London,UK) (dead 2011 July 23) Virgo
1983 March 10
Carrie Underwood, singer (born at Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA) Pisces
1983 June 30
Cheryl Cole, singer(Cheryl Ann Tweedy) (born at Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, UK) Cancer
1983 February 23
Emily Blunt, actress(Emily Olivia Leah Blunt) (born at London,England) Pisces
1983 September 04
Jennifer Metcalfe, actress (born at Bradford, UK) Virgo
1983 August 14
Mila Kunis, (Milena Markovna Kunis) (born at Chernivtsi,Ukrainian SSR,Russia) Leo
1983 April 20
Miranda Kerr, model (born at Sydney, Australia) Aries
1983 May 02
Tina Maze, Skiing (born at Slovenj Gradec,SR Slovenia, Yugoslavia) Taurus
1983 September 09
Search with google:Adriano PantaleoAdriano Pantaleo , actor (born at Napoli,Italy) Virgo
1983 May 02
Search with google:Alessandro DiamantiAlessandro Diamanti , soccer player Taurus
1983 November 06
Search with google:Bon JoviBon Jovi , singer Scorpio
1983 July 24
Search with google:Daniele De RossiDaniele De Rossi , soccer player Leo
1983 May 12
Search with google:Domhnall GleesonDomhnall Gleeson , WORK Taurus
1983 February 07
Search with google:Eva RiccobonoEva Riccobono , Top model, attrice Aquarius
1983 August 26
Search with google:Felix ViciousFelix Vicious , actress pornografica (born at Denver) Virgo
1983 May 11
Search with google:Holly ValanceHolly Valance , singer, actress Taurus
1983 December 24
Search with google:Irene FornaciariIrene Fornaciari , singer Capricorn
1983 June 17
Search with google:Lee RyanLee Ryan , singer Gemini
1983 February 23
Search with google:Simona MolinariSimona Molinari , Actress Pisces
1983 August 26
Search with google:The Love TwinsThe Love Twins , actress pornografica (born at Cleveland) Virgo
Year 1983's Notable Deaths
1983 December 25
Joan Miro, artist,surrealist (dead at Majorca,Spain) (born 1893 April 20) Aries
1983 April 04
Search with google:Gloria SwansonGloria Swanson , actress
1983 May 31
Search with google:Jack DempseyJack Dempsey , heavyweight boxing champ
1983 March 13
Search with google:Luison BobetLuison Bobet , cyclist (dead at Biarritz) (born 1925 March 12) Pisces
1983 December 05
Search with google:Robert AldrichRobert Aldrich , movie director (dead at Los Angeles,California,USA) (born 1918 August 09) Leo
1983 February 25
Search with google:Tennessee WilliamsTennessee Williams , playwright and writer
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