What Happened on May 7, 1983

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 109th Kentucky Derby: Ed Delahoussaye on Sunny's Halo wins in 2:02.2
  • August Hoffman performs record 29,051 consecutive sit-ups
  • NHL Prince of Wales Conference Final: New York Islanders beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 2

Famous Deaths

  • Peter Edel, writer, dies