What Happened on May 5, 1983

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Henry Cavill, English actor (Superman), born in Jersey, Channel Islands
  • Scott Ware, American footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Horst Schumann, Nazi physician (b. 1901)
  • John Williams, British actor (Family Affair, Dial M for Murder), dies at 80