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World EventsEdit

  • Björn Borg retires from tennis after winning 5 consecutive Wimbledon championships.
  • The final episode of M*A*S*H is aired and the record of most watched episode is broken.
  • The Soviet Union admits to shooting down Korean Air Flight 007, stating that the pilots did not know it was a civilian aircraft when it violated Soviet airspace.

Events In RockEdit

  • Phil Lynott performs his final show with Thin Lizzy in Nuremberg, Germany
  • The first ARMS Charity Concert is held at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
  • Motown celebrates its 25th anniversary and has the television special Motown 25 during which Michael Jackson performs ‘Billie Jean’ and introduces to the world the moonwalk.
  • Flaming Lips form in Norman, Oklahoma
  • John Francis Bongiovi changes his name and Bon Jovi is born.
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers form while at high school in Los Angeles.

Major Rock ReleasesEdit

List Of FRS DatesEdit

  • 07 October 1983: FRS extended to three hours (first hour on medium wave only)

January

February

March

April

07 January 1983
14 January 1983
21 January 1983
28 January 1983
04 February 1983
11 February 1983
18 February 1983
25 February 1983
04 March 1983
11 March 1983
18 March 1983
25 March 1983
01 April 1983
08 April 1983
15 April 1983
22 April 1983
29 April 1983

May

June

July

August

06 May 1983
13 May 1983
20 May 1983
27 May 1983
03 June 1983
10 June 1983
17 June 1983
24 June 1983
01 July 1983
08 July 1983
15 July 1983
22 July 1983
29 July 1983
05 August 1983
12 August 1983
19 August 1983
26 August 1983

September

October

November

December

02 September 1983
09 September 1983
16 September 1983
23 September 1983
30 September 1983
07 October 1983
14 October 1983
21 October 1983
28 October 1983
04 November 1983
11 November 1983
18 November 1983
25 November 1983
02 December 1983
09 December 1983
16 December 1983
23 December 1983
30 December 1983

Shows SharedEdit

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