What Happened On 7th April 1983 In History

April 7th (1983) was a Thursday. It's the 96th day of the year (97th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 269 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 7th April, 1983

  • » During STS-6, astronauts Story Musgrave and Donald H. Peterson known as Don Peterson perform the first space shuttle spacewalk.

Famous Birthdays on April 7 in 1983

  • » Kyle Labine, Canadian actor
  • » Rhandzu Mthombeni, South African sportscaster
  • » Franck Ribéry, French footballer
  • » Jon Stead, English footballer
  • » Jakub Smrž, Czech motorcycle rider
  • » Janar Talts, Estonian basketball player

April 7th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Calendar of saints named feast days:
  • » April 7 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Alexander Rawlins called Blessed Alexander Rawlins
  • » Edward Oldcorne named Blessed Edward Oldcorne and Ralph Ashley called Blessed Ralph Ashley
  • » Notker the Stammerer called Blessed Notker the Stammerer
  • » Aibert or Saint Aibert of Crespin
  • » Brynach e.g Saint Brynach
  • » Hegesippus (chronicler) named Saint Hegesippus
  • » Henry Walpole or Saint Henry Walpole
  • » Hermann Joseph or Saint Hermann Joseph
  • » Jean-Baptiste de La Salle or Saint Jean-Baptiste de La Salle
  • » Tikhon of Moscow (Episcopalian observance)
  • » Bird Day International Bird Migration Day called International Bird Migration Day in Costa Rica
  • » Public holidays in Rwanda known as Genocide Memorial Day (Rwanda)
  • » Public holidays in Tanzania called Sheikh Abeid Amani Karume Day (Tanzania)

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