What Happened On 23rd March 1983 In History

March 23rd (1983) was a Wednesday. It's the 82nd day of the year (83rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 283 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 23rd March, 1983

  • » Strategic Defense Initiative: President Ronald Reagan makes his initial proposal to develop technology to intercept enemy missiles.

Famous Birthdays on March 23 in 1983

  • » Mo Farah, Somalian-English runner
  • » Sascha Riether, German footballer
  • » Jerome Thomas, English footballer

March 23rd Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Rafqa Pietra Choboq Ar-Ray├Ęs
  • » Turibius de Mongrovejo
  • » March 23 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Pole, Hungarian, two good friends named Day of Hungarian-Polish Friendship (Hungary and Poland)
  • » War of the Pacific Bolivia known as Day of the Sea (Bolivia)
  • » Earliest day on which Easter Monday can fall, while April 26 is the latest; celebrated on Monday after Easter. (Christianity)
  • » Family Day (South Africa)
  • » Sham el-Nessim (Egypt)
  • » Lieldienas (Ancient Latvia)
  • » Public holidays in Azerbaijan e.g Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Day (Azerbaijan)
  • » Pakistan Day (Pakistan)
  • » Tubilustrium, the fifth and final day of Quinquatria (Roman Empire)

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