November 1983 in history

November 1983 events chronologically

Nov 2 U.S. President Ronald Reagan signs a bill creating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Nov 5 Byford Dolphin diving bell accident kills five and leaves one severely injured
Nov 7 United States Senate bombing: A bomb explodes inside the United States Capitol. No one is injured, but an estimated $250,000 in damage is caused
Nov 10 Bill Gates introduces Windows 1.0
Nov 15 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is founded. Recognized only by Turkey
Nov 17 The Zapatista Army of National Liberation is founded in Mexico
Nov 26 Brink's-MAT robbery: In London, 6,800 gold bars worth nearly £26 million are stolen from the Brink's-MAT vault at Heathrow Airport

Top 7 most famous people born in November 1983

Nov 11 Philipp Lahm a German professional footballer who plays as a full back or defensive midfielder for Bayern Munich and formerly for the German national team. He is the captain of his club, having skippered them to numerous honours including the 2013 UEFA Champions League as part of the Treble. He is also a former captain of his national team, which he led to the 2014 FIFA World Cup, before retiring from international football. He is the only professional footballer to have captained teams to championships in the FIFA World Cup, the domestic title, the domestic cup, the UEFA Champions League, the FIFA Club World Cup and the UEFA Super Cup, a record he accomplished within 15 months between May 2013 and July 2014
Nov 15 John Heitinga a Dutch footballer who plays as a centre back for Hertha BSC and the Dutch national team. A product of the Ajax Youth Academy, he played for their first squad from 2001 to 2008. After a one-year spell at Atlético Madrid in Spain, he signed for Everton in 2009. Joining Fulham for six months in January 2014, he then signed with German side Hertha BSC the following Summer, signing a two-year deal with the club from Berlin
Nov 15 Fernando Verdasco a professional tennis player. His career-high singles ranking is World 7, achieved in April 2009. Verdasco started playing tennis at four years of age and had a full-time coach when he was eight. As of 2009, Verdasco has been working in Las Vegas with Andre Agassi and his team, including Darren Cahill and Gil Reyes
Nov 17 Ryan Braun an American baseball right fielder for the Milwaukee Brewers of Major League Baseball. Braun is considered a five-tool player for his ability to hit for power and average, his baserunning speed, and his excellent fielding and arm strength
Nov 17 Christopher Paolini an American author. He is best known as the author of the Inheritance Cycle, which consists of the books Eragon, Eldest, Brisingr and Inheritance. He lives in Paradise Valley, Montana, where he wrote his first book
Nov 21 The Bella Twins Brianna Monique Danielson and Nicole Garcia-Colace are American twin models, actresses, and professional wrestlers. The twins are a professional wrestling tag team under the ring names Brie Bella and Nikki Bella respectively, collectively referred to as The Bella Twins. They work for WWE, where Nikki is the reigning two-time WWE Divas Champion
Nov 28 Nelson Haedo Valdez a Paraguayan footballer who plays for Eintracht Frankfurt and the Paraguay national football team as a striker.

Top 7 most famous people died in November 1983

Nov 7 Germaine Tailleferre a French composer and the only female member of the group of composers known as Les Six.
Nov 8 Mordecai Kaplan a rabbi, essayist and Jewish educator and the co-founder of Reconstructionist Judaism along with his son-in-law Ira Eisenstein.
Nov 8 James Booker a New Orleans rhythm and blues musician born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Booker's unique style combined rhythm and blues with jazz standards. Musician John described Booker as “the best black, gay, one-eyed junkie piano genius New Orleans has ever produced.” Flamboyant in personality, he was known as "the Black Liberace"
Nov 15 John Le Mesurier an English actor. He is perhaps best remembered for his comedic role as Sergeant Arthur Wilson in the BBC television situation comedy Dad's Army. A self-confessed "jobbing actor", Le Mesurier appeared in more than 120 films across a range of genres, normally in smaller supporting parts
Nov 23 Waheed Murad a legendary Pakistani film actor, producer and script writer, famous for his charming expressions, attractive personality, tender voice and unusual talent for acting. Waheed is considered as one of the most famous and influential actors of South Asia. He is often referred to as "Chocolaty Hero" or "Chocolate Hero". Born in Karachi, Sindh, British India, did graduation from S.M. Arts College Karachi, and then masters in English literature from University of Karachi. He started his film career as cameo in 1959 in the film Saathi, when he was 21 years old. His naughty facial gestures, bold romanticism and alluring performance style during picturisation of songs made him immensely popular
Nov 25 Vladimir Gelfand a diarist and Soviet soldier in World War II.
Nov 28 Christopher George an American television and film actor who was perhaps best known for his starring role in the 1966–1968 TV series The Rat Patrol. He was nominated for a Golden Globe in 1967 as Best TV Star for his performance in the series. He was also the recipient of a New York Film Festival award as the Best Actor in a Television Commercial. George was married to actress Lynda Day George