What Happened on May 23, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • BBC warns Britain will bomb Argentina
  • Cathy Morse wins LPGA Chrysler-Plymouth Charity Golf Classic
  • Colin Wilson rides a surfboard 294 miles

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pope John Paul II declares "Peerke" Donders a saint

264th Pope John Paul II
264th Pope
John Paul II

Famous Birthdays

  • Cyrill Gloor, Swiss footballer
  • Malene Mortensen, Danish singer
  • Tristan Prettyman, American musician