On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Do Black Patent Leather Shoes..." closes at Alvin NYC after 5 performances
  • Closest Indy 500, Gordon Johncock beats Rick Mears by 0.16 seconds
  • Spain becomes 16th member of NATO

Famous Birthdays

  • Eddie Griffin, American basketball player (d. 2007)