On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1983

Historical Events

  • France throws out 47 Soviet diplomats

Event of interestEvent of Interest

NY Met Tom Seaver's sets record 14th NL Opening Day assignment

Baseball Hall of Fame Pitcher Tom Seaver
Baseball Hall of Fame Pitcher
Tom Seaver

Famous Deaths

  • Cliff Carlisle, American country and blues musician, singer, songwriter, and yodeler ("Goin' Down The Road Feelin' Bad"), dies at 79
1983 Highlights

About April 5, 1983

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aries