What Happened on January 30, 1983

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Hilbert van Thumb becomes European skating champ
  • Super Bowl XVII: Wash Red Skins beat Miami Dolphins, 27-17 in Pasadena Super Bowl MVP: John Riggins, Washington, RB

Famous Deaths

  • Joan Valerie, actress (Pier 13), dies of pneumonia
  • [Dallas] Mack/McCord Reynolds, sci-fi author (Earth War), dies at 65