1983

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Clockwise from top-left: the Ash Wednesday bushfires burned around 2,080 km (510,000 acres), killing 75 people in Victoria and South Australia; a suicide bombing in Beirut, Lebanon killed 63 people (+1 suicide bomber) and injuring 120; Soviet Sukhoi Su-15 shoots Korean Air Lines Flight 007 killing all aboard; the video game crash of 1983 caused a large-scale recession in the North American video game industry; Sally Ride became the first American woman in space during STS-7 mission; a truck bomb blew up in Beirut, killing more than 307 people; the Black July anti-Tamil pogrom occurs in Sri Lanka; the United States and a coalition of six Caribbean nations invaded the island nation of Grenada. 1983 Events Collage.jpg
Clockwise from top-left: the Ash Wednesday bushfires burned around 2,080 km (510,000 acres), killing 75 people in Victoria and South Australia; a suicide bombing in Beirut, Lebanon killed 63 people (+1 suicide bomber) and injuring 120; Soviet Sukhoi Su-15 shoots Korean Air Lines Flight 007 killing all aboard; the video game crash of 1983 caused a large-scale recession in the North American video game industry; Sally Ride became the first American woman in space during STS-7 mission; a truck bomb blew up in Beirut, killing more than 307 people; the Black July anti-Tamil pogrom occurs in Sri Lanka; the United States and a coalition of six Caribbean nations invaded the island nation of Grenada.
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1983 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1983
MCMLXXXIII
Ab urbe condita 2736
Armenian calendar 1432
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԲ
Assyrian calendar 6733
Baháʼí calendar 139–140
Balinese saka calendar 1904–1905
Bengali calendar 1390
Berber calendar 2933
British Regnal year 31  Eliz. 2   32  Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2527
Burmese calendar 1345
Byzantine calendar 7491–7492
Chinese calendar 壬戌年 (Water  Dog)
4680 or 4473
     to 
癸亥年 (Water  Pig)
4681 or 4474
Coptic calendar 1699–1700
Discordian calendar 3149
Ethiopian calendar 1975–1976
Hebrew calendar 5743–5744
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2039–2040
 - Shaka Samvat 1904–1905
 - Kali Yuga 5083–5084
Holocene calendar 11983
Igbo calendar 983–984
Iranian calendar 1361–1362
Islamic calendar 1403–1404
Japanese calendar Shōwa 58
(昭和58年)
Javanese calendar 1915–1916
Juche calendar 72
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4316
Minguo calendar ROC 72
民國72年
Nanakshahi calendar 515
Thai solar calendar 2526
Tibetan calendar 阳水狗年
(male Water-Dog)
2109 or 1728 or 956
     to 
阴水猪年
(female Water-Pig)
2110 or 1729 or 957
Unix time 410227200 – 441763199

1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1983rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 983rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 83rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1980s decade.

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1983 saw both the official beginning of the Internet [1] and the first mobile cellular telephone call.

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March

April

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July

August

September

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Nobel Prizes

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<span class="mw-page-title-main">1984</span> Calendar year

1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1984th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 984th year of the 2nd millennium, the 84th year of the 20th century, and the 5th year of the 1980s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1993</span> Calendar year

1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1993rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 993rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 93rd year of the 20th century, and the 4th year of the 1990s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1996</span> Calendar year

1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1996th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 996th year of the 2nd millennium, the 96th year of the 20th century, and the 7th year of the 1990s decade.

1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1992nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 992nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 92nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1990s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1982</span> Calendar year

1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1982nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 982nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 82nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1980s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1981</span> Calendar year

1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1981st year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 981st year of the 2nd millennium, the 81st year of the 20th century, and the 2nd year of the 1980s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1985</span> Calendar year

1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1985th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 985th year of the 2nd millennium, the 85th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1980s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">1989</span> Calendar year

1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1989th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 989th year of the 2nd millennium, the 89th year of the 20th century, and the 10th and last year of the 1980s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">2004</span> Calendar year

2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2004th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 4th year of the 3rd millennium and the 21st century, and the 5th year of the 2000s decade.

<span class="mw-page-title-main">2013</span> Calendar year

2013 (MMXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2013th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 13th year of the 3rd millennium and the 21st century, and the 4th year of the 2010s decade.

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