What happened this day in history February 23, 1983

What are the important events that happened on February 23, 1983? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

February 23, 1983: Facts & Myths About This Day

February 23, 1983 is the 54th day of the year 1983 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 311 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Wednesday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is February 10, 1983 – a Wednesday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 115,224 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘pentacontatetragon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $694.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Pisces is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Amethyst is the modern birthstone for this month. Bloodstone is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Pig is the mythical animal and Water is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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February 23, 1983 Historical Events

  • 1983
    The United States Environmental Protection Agency announces its intent to buy out and evacuate the dioxin-contaminated community of Times Beach, Missouri.

Who were born on February 23, 1983?

  • 1983
    Aziz Ansari, Indian-American comedian
  • 1983
    Courtney Culkin, American Playboy Playmate
  • 1983
    Emily Blunt, British actress
  • 1983
    Mido, Egyptian footballer
  • 1983
    Mirco Bergamasco, Italian rugby player

Who died on February 23, 1983?

  • 1983
    Herbert Howells, English composer (b. 1892)

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