What Happened On 2nd March 1983 In History

March 2nd (1983) was a Wednesday. It's the 61st day of the year (62nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 304 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 2nd March, 1983

  • » Compact Discs and players are released for the first time in the United States and other markets. They had previously been available only in Japan.

Famous Birthdays on March 2 in 1983

  • » Deuce (singer) or Deuce, American singer-songwriter and producer (Hollywood Undead)
  • » Kolawole Agodirin, Nigerian footballer
  • » Lisandro L√≥pez, Argentinian footballer
  • » Jay McClement, Canadian ice hockey player
  • » Glen Perkins, American baseball player
  • » Rachel Roxxx, American porn actress
  • » Ryan Shannon, American ice hockey player

March 2nd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Saint Agnes of Bohemia or Agnes of Bohemia
  • » Blessed Charles the Good, Count of Flanders
  • » Chad of Mercia (Church of England)
  • » March 2 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Obama, Fukui Traditions named Omizu-okuri ("Water Carrying") Festival (Obama, Fukui called Obama, Japan)
  • » Public holidays in Myanmar known as Peasants Day (Burma)
  • » Texas Independence Day (Texas)
  • » Public holidays in Ethiopia e.g Victory at Adwa Day (Ethiopia)

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