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Class of 1983 – 30th Reunion

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World Events in 1983:
-Average Cost of new house $82,600
-The U.S Embassy is bombed in Beirut, killing 63 people
-Hurricane Alicia hits the Texas coast, killing 22
-The first mobile phones, are introduced to the public by the Motorola Company.
-Margaret Thatcher wins landslide victory in General Elections in the UK
-Microsoft Word is first released
-Final Episode of M*A*S*H airs record 125 million watch
-Cabbage Patch Dolls are sold in shops and become a success
-Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi hits theaters
-Sally Ride on 18th June becomes first American woman in space on the Space Shuttle Challenger.

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