On This Day

What Happened on May 17, 1983

Historical Events

  • Israel & Lebanon sign a peace treaty
  • Stanley Cup Final, Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, NY: 4 consecutive titles for NY Islanders; sweep Edmonton Oilers in 4 games with a 4-2 Game 4 win

Famous Birthdays

  • Channing Frye, American basketball player
  • Jeremy Sowers, American baseball player
  • Nicky Hofs, Dutch footballer
1983 Highlights

About May 17, 1983

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus