On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1983

Historical Events

  • 6.7 earthquake injures 487 in Coalinga, California

Famous Birthdays

  • Christa Rigozzi, Swiss model (Miss Switzerland 2006), born in Monte Carasso, Ticino, Switzerland

Famous Deaths

  • Marius F Duintjer, architect, dies
  • Norm Van Brocklin, American football star (b. 1926)
1983 Highlights

About May 2, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: May Day (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus