What Happened on May 26, 1983

Historical Events

  • 29th Walker Cup: US, 13½ - 10½
  • LA Lakers set NBA playoff game record of fewest free throws
  • NASA launches Exosat
  • Space Shuttle Challenger moves to launch pad for STS-7
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
1983 Highlights

About May 26, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 8 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Flashdance...What A Feeling - Irene Cara
  • UK #1 Song: Candy Girl - New Edition