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1983

Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  – 1980s –  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1980 1981 198219831984 1985 1986
1983 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1983
MCMLXXXIII
Ab urbe condita 2736
Armenian calendar 1432
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԲ
Assyrian calendar 6733
Bahá'í calendar 139–140
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(Water Dog)
4679 or 4619
    — to —
癸亥年 (Water Pig)
4680 or 4620
Coptic calendar 1699–1700
Discordian calendar 3149
Ethiopian calendar 1975–1976
Hebrew calendar 5743–5744
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2039–2040
 - Shaka Samvat 1905–1906
 - Kali Yuga 5084–5085
Holocene calendar 11983
Igbo calendar 983–984
Iranian calendar 1361–1362
Islamic calendar 1403–1404
Japanese calendar Shōwa 58
(昭和58年)
Juche calendar 72
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4316
Minguo calendar ROC 72
民國72年
Thai solar calendar 2526
Unix time 410227200–441763199

1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter B), 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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  • 1909)

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References

  1. ^ http://www.circleid.com/posts/a_closer_look_at_the_controversy_over_the_internets_birthday_you_decide
  2. ^ http://thenextweb.com/shareables/2013/04/17/call-history-witness-the-first-commercial-cellular-phone-call-being-made-in-1983/
  3. ^ "Fireworks suspect charged with deaths". news.google.com. The Spokesman-Review. May 30, 1983. Retrieved April 19, 2013. 
  4. ^ BBC ON THIS DAY | 9 | 1983: Thatcher wins landslide victory
  • 1983 Coin Pictures
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