On This Day

What Happened on May 14, 1983

Historical Events

  • "She Blinded Me with Science" by Thomas Dolby hits #5
  • Rosa Mota runs female world record 20k (1:06:55.5)

Famous Birthdays

  • Amber Tamblyn, actress (Emily Bowen-Gen Hospital), born in Santa Monica, California
  • Anahí, Mexican actress and singer (RBD)
  • Tom Welham, British musician (Thirteen Senses)

Famous Deaths

  • Miguel Alemán Valdés, Mexican attorney and President of Mexico (1946-52), dies at 80
  • Roger J. Traynor, American judge (b. 1900)
1983 Highlights

About May 14, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus