On This Day

What Happened on May 4, 1983

Historical Events

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC

Famous Birthdays

  • Derek Roy, Canadian ice hockey player, born in Rockland, Ontario
  • Trisha Krishnan, Indian actress (Mounam Pesiyadhe), born in Chennai, India

Famous Deaths

  • Nino Sanzogno, Italian conductor (La Fenice) and composer, dies at 72
1983 Highlights

About May 4, 1983

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Taurus