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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in March 1983.
The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on March 1983: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of March 1983?


Events

  • 01 Mar 1983 Tamara McKinney becomes first US woman skier to win the World Cup.
  • 02 Mar 1983 Final episode of M*A*S*H; 125,000,000 viewers
  • 04 Mar 1983 Bertha Wilson is appointed the first woman to sit on the Supreme Court of Canada.
  • 05 Mar 1983 New South Wales beats Western Australia by 54 runs to win Sheffield Shield.
  • 06 Mar 1983 On Your Toes opens at Virginia Theater NYC for 505 performances
  • 07 Mar 1983 TNN (The Nashville Network) begins on Cable TV.
  • 08 Mar 1983 IBM releases PC DOS version 2.0
  • 09 Mar 1983 Anne Burford resigns as head of the United States Environmental Protection Agency amid scandal.
  • 10 Mar 1983 Walter Alston, Los Angeles Dodgers manager, elected to Hall of Fame.
  • 11 Mar 1983 Ice Dance Championship at Helsinki Finland won by Torvill and Dean (GRB)
  • 12 Mar 1983 Don Ritchie runs world record 50 mile (4:01:09).
  • 13 Mar 1983 Woman of the Year closes at Palace Theater NYC after 770 performances
  • 15 Mar 1983 JosT Luis Sert, Spanish-US architect/urban developer, dies at age 80.
  • 16 Mar 1983 Smallest crowd (1814) at Cleveland Coliseum for NBA game, Cleveland Caviliers versus New Jersey Nets.
  • 17 Mar 1983 70th hat trick in New York Islanders' history-Mike Bossy.
  • 21 Mar 1983 Only known typo on Time Magazine cover ("contol" instead of "control"), all recalled.
  • 22 Mar 1983 Chaim Herzog elected Israeli president.
  • 23 Mar 1983 US President Ronald Reagan introduces Star Wars-plan (SDI)
  • 24 Mar 1983 The redesigned 1984 model Corvette sports car goes on sale in California, USA.
  • 25 Mar 1983 Pavel Pegov skates world record 1000 metre (1:12.58).
  • 26 Mar 1983 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • 27 Mar 1983 13th Easter Seal Telethon
  • 31 Mar 1983 Earthquake in Colombia kills some 5,000 people

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Movies

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Rangasthalam

Rangasthalam

Directed by: Sukumar

Starring: Ram Charan, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Aadhi, Jagapathi Babu

2001: A Space Odyssey

2001: A Space Odyssey

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Starring: Keir Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester, Daniel Richter

Country: United States of America

I Remember Mama

I Remember Mama

Directed by: George Stevens

Starring: Irene Dunne, Barbara Bel Geddes, Oskar Homolka, Philip Dorn

Country: United States of America

The Leopard

The Leopard

Directed by: Luchino Visconti

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon, Claudia Cardinale, Paolo Stoppa

Country: United States of America

The Patsy

The Patsy

Directed by: King Vidor

Starring: Marion Davies, Orville Caldwell, Marie Dressler, Lawrence Gray

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in March 1983?
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Jane Fonda'S Workout Book For Pregnancy, Birth And Recovery by Femmy DeLyser

Jane Fonda'S Workout Book For Pregnancy, Birth And Recovery

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DeLyser, Fonda's fitness coach before the birth of her son, Troy, in 1973, later joined Jane's Workout studios to teach breathing exercises for pregnant women and recovery classes.

In Search Of Excellence by Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman Jr

In Search Of Excellence

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The "Greatest Business Book of All Time" (Bloomsbury UK), In Search of Excellence has long been a must-have for the boardroom, business school, and bedside table.Based

Emerald by Phyllis A. Whitney

Emerald

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A woman heads to Palm Springs to stay with her great-aunt, a Hollywood star with a mysterious past, in this romantic suspense novel by an Edgar Award winner.

A Light In The Attic by Shel Silverstein

A Light In The Attic

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Last night, while I lay thinking here,Some Whatifs crawled inside my earAnd pranced and partied all night longAnd sang their same old Whatif song:Whatif I flunk that test?Whatif

Foundation'S Edge by Isaac Asimov

Foundation'S Edge

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At last, the costly and bitter war between the two Foundations had come to an end. The scientists of the First Foundation had proved victorious; and now they retum to Hari