- November 4 – The students in charge of George Mason University's annual student film series are forced to cancel a midnight screening of the pornographic movie "Debbie Does Dallas" and voluntarily surrender the film to the Fairfax County Police Department after the FCPD obtains a warrant allowing them to seize the film as obscene.
- November 9 – 46-year-old Malinda R. Williams is fatally injured in a traffic crash on Route 28 south of Centreville. Williams is taken to Fairfax Hospital, where she dies later that day.
- Battiata, Mary. "'Debbie' Doesn't Visit George Mason U. Event." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): 1. Nov 05 1983. ProQuest. Web. 5 Jan. 2017.
- "Crash Kills Centreville Woman." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): 1. Nov 11 1983. ProQuest. Web. 5 Jan. 2017 .
|Fairfax County by Year: 1983|
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