What Happened on May 30, 1983

Historical Events

Baseball History

AL President Lee MacPhail suspends Yankees owner George Steinbrenner for one week, for his public criticism of umpires

  • Surrey all out for 14 vs Essex, their lowest score ever

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Gruenther, American general (NATO commander 1953-56), dies at 84

About May 30, 1983

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Gemini

Holidays: Memorial Day (United States), Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Flashdance...What A Feeling - Irene Cara
  • UK #1 Song: Every Breath You Take - The Police