What Happened on May 3rd, 1983

Day of Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Bruins 3-Isles 8-Wales Conference Championship-Isles hold 3-1 lead
  • NHL Clarence Campbell Conference Final: Edmonton Oilers beat Chicago Black Hawks, 4 games to 0
  • Soviet leader Andropov decreases nuclear weapons in Europe
  • US bishops condemn nuclear weapons

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Addai, American football player
  • Márton Fülöp, Hungarian footballer and goalkeeper, born in Budapest (d. 2015)
  • Myriam Fares, Lebanese singer
  • Romeo Castelen, Dutch footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Vaughn Taylor, act (Jailhouse Rock), dies of cerebal hemmorrhage at 72