April 25, 1983 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • "Nightline" expands from ½ hour to a full hour
  • France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
  • NASA space probe Pioneer 10 travels beyond Pluto's orbit.

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Portugal's Mário Soares' Partido Socialista wins parliamentary election

President of Portugal Mário Soares
President of Portugal
Mário Soares

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Yuri Andropov invites US schoolgirl Samantha Smith to the Soviet Union

Soviet General Secretary Yuri Andropov
Soviet General Secretary
Yuri Andropov

Birthdays in History

  • DeAngelo Williams, National Football League runningback