What Happened on April 23, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 28th Eurovision Song Contest: Corinne Hermes for Luxembourg wins singing "Si la vie est cadeau" in Munich
  • David Hookes scores his only Test Cricket century, 143* v Sri Lanka

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniela Hantuchov√°, Slovakian tennis player
  • Jennifer Heil, Canadian free style skier

Famous Deaths

  • Buster Crabbe, 400m US swimmer (Olympics-gold-1932), dies at 73
  • Selena Royale, actress (Robot Monster), dies at 78