What Happened on May 25, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Return of the Jedi" (Star Wars part VI), produced by George Lucas first released

Film Director George Lucas
Film Director
George Lucas
Composer John Williams
Composer
John Williams
  • 1st US National Missing Children's Day is proclaimed
  • 27th European Cup: Hamburg beats Juventus 1-0 at Athens
  • Fire in Nassermeer, Egypt, kills 357
  • France performs nuclear test
  • Kirk Gibson (Tigers) & Jorge Orta (Blue Jays) hit inside park HRs

Famous Birthdays

  • Kunal Khemu, Indian actor

Famous Deaths

  • Black Jack Stewart, Canadian NHL hockey player (b. 1917)
  • Jean Rougeau, French Canadian professional wrestler (b. 1925)
  • Sydney Box, academy award producer, dies at 76