1983

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Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries:
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1983 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1983
MCMLXXXIII
Ab urbe condita2736
Armenian calendar1432
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԲ
Assyrian calendar6733
Bahá'í calendar139–140
Balinese saka calendar1904–1905
Bengali calendar1390
Berber calendar2933
British Regnal year31 Eliz. 2 – 32 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar2527
Burmese calendar1345
Byzantine calendar7491–7492
Chinese calendar壬戌(Water Dog)
4679 or 4619
    — to —
癸亥年 (Water Pig)
4680 or 4620
Coptic calendar1699–1700
Discordian calendar3149
Ethiopian calendar1975–1976
Hebrew calendar5743–5744
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat2039–2040
 - Shaka Samvat1904–1905
 - Kali Yuga5083–5084
Holocene calendar11983
Igbo calendar983–984
Iranian calendar1361–1362
Islamic calendar1403–1404
Japanese calendarShōwa 58
(昭和58年)
Javanese calendar1915–1916
Juche calendar72
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4316
Minguo calendarROC 72
民國72年
Nanakshahi calendar515
Thai solar calendar2526
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 time410227200 – 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.

The year 1983 saw both the official beginning of the Internet[1] and the first mobile cellular telephone call.[2]

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August 21: Philippines opposition leader Benigno Aquino, Jr. is assassinated at Manila International Airport.

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  1. ^ "A Closer Look At The Controversy Over The Internet's Birthday! You Decide". circleid.com. Retrieved June 23, 2018. 
  2. ^ Josh Ong. "Witness the First Commercial Cellular Call Being Made in 1983". The Next Web. Retrieved June 23, 2018. 
  3. ^ The New Book of Knowledge
  4. ^ "Finale Of M*A*S*H Draws Record Number Of Viewers". The New York Times. March 3, 1983. 
  5. ^ "You Can Now See the First Ever 3D Printer—Invented by Chuck Hull—In the National Inventors Hall of Fame". 3DPrint.com. 
  6. ^ Nathan Yau. "Target Store Openings Since the First in 1962 – Data Now Available". FlowingData. 
  7. ^ RC Gallo; PS Sarin; EP Gelmann; M Robert-Guroff; E Richardson; VS Kalyanaraman; D Mann; GD Sidhu; RE Stahl; S Zolla-Pazner; J Leibowitch; M Popovic (1983). "Isolation of human T-cell leukemia virus in acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)". Science. 220 (4599): 865–867. Bibcode:1983Sci...220..865G. doi:10.1126/science.6601823. PMID 6601823. 
  8. ^ Barre-Sinoussi, F.; Chermann, J.; Rey, F.; Nugeyre, M.; Chamaret, S.; Gruest, J.; Dauguet, C.; Axler-Blin, C.; Vézinet-Brun, F.; Rouzioux, C.; Rozenbaum, W.; Montagnier, L. (1983). "Isolation of a T-lymphotropic retrovirus from a patient at risk for acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)". Science. 220 (4599): 868–871. Bibcode:1983Sci...220..868B. doi:10.1126/science.6189183. PMID 6189183. 
  9. ^ "Fireworks suspect charged with deaths". news.google.com. The Spokesman-Review. May 30, 1983. Retrieved April 19, 2013. 
  10. ^ "BBC ON THIS DAY – 9 – 1983: Thatcher wins landslide victory". 
  11. ^ Allen, Roy A. (2001). "Chapter 12: Microsoft in the 1980s" (PDF). A History of the Personal Computer: the People and the Technology. Allan Publishing. pp. 12/25–12/26. ISBN 978-0-9689108-0-1. Retrieved 2010-11-07. 
  12. ^ "Microsoft Office online, Getting to know you...again: The Ribbon". Archived from the original on 2011-05-11. Retrieved 2011-06-08. 
  13. ^ "The history of branding, Microsoft history". Archived from the original on 2009-05-28. Retrieved 2011-06-08. 
  14. ^ Pollack, Andrew (1983-08-25). "Computerizing Magazines". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 2011-05-12. Retrieved 2011-06-08. 
  15. ^ "Stranger Things". Netflix Media Center. Retrieved 2017-07-18.