Weddings of 1983
Who Married & What Happened?
Celebrating weddings of 1983. Where were you and what was happening?
If you were one of the weddings of 1983…
Congratulations on your wedding of 1983. You share your anniversary with the following events.
Celebrity Weddings of 1983
- Johnny Depp wed Lori Anne Allison
- Andy Griffith wed Cindi Knight
- Kirstie Alley wed Parker Stevenson
- Keith Richards wed Patti Hansen
- Yul Brynner wed Kathy Lee
News Highlights of 1983
- General Motors and Toyota agre to joint production of a subcompact car in the United States.
- President Reagan proposes the Strategic Defense Initiative, which critics name “Star Wars.”
- Peter Jennings becomes ABC’s TV anchor and Tom Brocaw becomes NBC’s TV anchor.
- Sally Ride, a 32-year-old physicist, is the first American woman to go into space.
- More than 1,900 I.S. Marines invade the Caribbean island of Grenada to prevent it from becoming a Soviet puppet state.
1983 Sports Champions:
- The Baltimore Orioles win the World Series.
- Super Bowl XVII – The Washington Redskins win their first Super Bowl title over the Miami Dolphins.
- The Philadelphia ’76ers win the NBA Title.
- The New York Islanders win the Stanley Cup.
Music Highlights of 1983
- Grammy’s Song of 1983: Every Breath You Take – The Police
- Lionel Richie – All Night Long (All Night)
- Michael Jackson – Beat It
- Michael Jackson – Billie Jean
- Men At Work – Down Under
- Irene Cara – Flashdance…What A Feeling
- Kenny Roger & Dolly Parton – Islands In The Stream
- Michael Sembello – Maniac
- Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson – Say Say Say
- Bonnie Tyler – Total Eclipse Of The Heart
- Culture Club – Karma Chameleon
- Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Come On Eileen
- David Bowie – Let’s Dance
- Eurythmics – Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)
- Billy Joel – Tell Her About It
- Yes – Owner Of A Lonley Heart
- Quiet Riot – Cum On Feel The Noise
- Air Supply – Making Love Out Of Nothing At All
- Eddie Grant – Electric Avenue
Entertainment Highlights of 1983
- Best Picture: Gandhi: Richard Attenborough
- Best Actor: Ben Kingsley – Gandhi
- Best Actress: Meryl Streep – Sophie’s Choice
Top Television Shows:
- The “A” Team, Cagney And Lacey, Dallas, Dynasty, Falcon Crest, Hotel, Kate And Allie, Magnum P.I., Simon And Simon, 60 Minutes
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