With 97.5 million viewers this years Super Bowl was only eclipsed by the final episode of M*A*S*H with 106 million viewers in 1983. Who had a concert scheduled for Hilton the night of the final MASH episode and ended up cancelling it do to low ticket sales attributed to the final MASH episode? TOM PETTY. What year was Ellis Hobbs born? 1983. What is the significance of all of this?