Wednesday 4 May 1983
It was Wednesday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Lydia Warren and Trisha Krishnan.
In that special week of May people in US were listening to Beat It by Michael Jackson.
In UK True by Spandau Ballet was in the top 5 hits.
The Hunger, directed by Tony Scott, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1983
while Jane Fonda'S Workout Book by Jane Fonda was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Home.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Alpha Blaster or Dragonriders of Pern.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 4 May 1983 ?
- Star Wars day, "May the 4th be with you" pun on "May the force be with you"
- Republic of China - Literary Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- International Firefighters' Day.
- Saint Ladislaus of Gielnow
- People's Republic of China - Youth Day (???, commemorating May Fourth Movement).
- Blessed Catherine of Park
- Saint Judas Cyriacus
- Saint Florian
- Saint Godehard
- Saint Monica of Hippo (d. 387)
- Saint Ethelred
- Saint Silvianus
- Saint Titianus
- Saint Willerik
- Saint John Houghton, Saint Robert Lawrence, Saint Augustine Webster, Saint Richard Reynolds, and Saint John Hale; all put to death in 1535.
- Saint Malou
- The Netherlands - Remembrance of the Dead.
- Lydia Warren: American teenage blues fan and prodigy whose weekend gigs are causing a buzz in her local clubs.
- Trisha Krishnan: Indian actress.
- Trisha : Indian actress.
- Derek Roy: Canadian ice hockey player.
- Robert Zwinkels: Dutch footballer.
- Nino Sanzogno: Italian conductor and composer (d. 1983).
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