May 19, 2022

1983 (1983) is a normal year starting on Saturday according to the Christian era (Gregorian calendar). 1983. This section describes 1983 from an international perspective.

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Zodiac: Yin Water Pig Japan (dates match) 1983 Imperial Year 2643 Republic of Korea (dates match) Republic of Korea 65 years Dangun 4316 Republic of China (dates match) 72nd year of the Republic of China Democratic People's Republic of Korea (dates match) Subject 72 years Buddhist calendar: 2525-2526 Islamic calendar: March 16, 1403-March 26, 1404 Jewish calendar: April 16, 5734-April 25, 5744 Unix Time: 410227200 --441763199 Modified Julian Day (MJD): 45335 --45699 Lilian Date (LD): 146176-146540




January 1-ARPANET switched to IP and the Internet started. January 2-The Broadway original version of the musical "Annie" ends with 2377 long runs. January 22-The first US Navy cruiser, the first Aegis ship, the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser, Ticonderoga, goes into service.


February 8-British stallion Shergar is kidnapped and then disappears. February 13-Isao Aoki wins the first Japanese American PGA Tour at the Hawaiian Open.


March 6-The "Green Party" makes its first foray into parliament in West Germany. March 8-US President USS Ronald Reagan makes an evil empire remark during a State of the Union address.


April 15-Tokyo Disneyland opens in Urayasu City, Chiba Prefecture. The first Disney theme park outside the United States. April 18-Bomb terrorism at the US Embassy in Beirut. April 24 ――Denver without transfer even after Amtrak was launched ――The Rio Grande Zephyr, which had been operating in-house until the end between Ogden, ended commercial operation, and a regular long distance by private railway from the United States Passenger trains disappear.


May 9-Pope John Paul II admits an error in the Inquisition against Galileo Galilei, who supported the heliocentric theory. May 11-Comet IRAS-Araki-Orcock passes about 4.66 million km from Earth. May 25-Star Wars His Episode 6 / Return of the Jedi Released. May 26-The Nihonkai-Chubu Earthquake occurred. Great damage mainly in Akita prefecture. May 28-The 9th G7 Summit is held.


June 5-The passenger ship Alexander Suvorov collides with the Ulyanovsk railway bridge, killing 177 people. June 7-Totetsu Kogyo worker dormitory arson murder case June 9-1983 British General Election June 13-Pioneer 10 crosses Neptune's orbit. June 18-Launch of the first American space shuttle "Challenger" carrying a female astronaut.


July 15-Nintendo releases "Family Computer" (Famicom). July 21-Recorded -89.2 ° C, the lowest in the world in the history of observation, at Vostok Station, Antarctica. July 23-Air Canada Flight 143 runs out of fuel during flight and crash-lands at a former Royal Canadian Air Force base (Gimli Glider). July 24-Pine Tar Incident


August 10-France intervenes in the Chad civil war. August 21-Assassination of former Senator Benigno Aquino of the Philippines. August 30-Guion Bluford is the first African-American to fly into space (STS-8).


September 1-Korean Air Lines Flight Incident. The Boeing 747, which invaded the Soviet territory, was shot down, killing all 269 crew members and passengers. September 23-Gal in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates