Current events from the year 1983  

  • Terms Of Endearment wins Best Picture at the Academy Awards
  • Top songs in 1983: All Night Long by Lionel Richie; Flashdance by Irene Cara; Every Breath You Take by Police
  • On Television in 1983: Kate & Allie; Cagney & Lacey; Knight Rider 
  • Cost of a loaf of bread: $0.54/loaf