April 23, 1983 in Sport

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Sport

  • David Hookes scores his only Test Cricket century, 143* v Sri Lanka

Birthdays in Sport

  • Daniela Hantuchov√°, Slovakian tennis player

Deaths in Sport

  • Buster Crabbe, 400m US swimmer (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 73
  • Clarence "Buster" Crabbe, American swimmer (Olympic gold 1932) and actor (Tarzan the Fearless, Flash Gordon), dies from a heart attack at 75