Historical Events In 1982
Tuesday, 22 September 2020
Jan 01 30 Something stars Ken Olin & Patricia Wettig meet, later they marry in the year 1982.
Jan 01 Javier Pérez de Cuellar becomes Secretary-General of UN in the year 1982.
Jan 01 MTA launches 5 year capital program to overhaul New York City NY subway system in the year 1982.
Jan 01 Pope John Paul II prays for an end to martial law in Poland in the year 1982.
Jan 02 "Camelot" closes at Winter Garden Theater New York City NY after 48 performances in the year 1982.
Jan 02 In the year 1982 70th Australian Mens Tennis Johan Kriek beats S Denton (62 76 67 64)
Jan 02 On this day in history islanders start 23 undefeated home streak (21-0-2) 14 straight wins
Jan 02 San Diego Chargers beat Miami Dolphins, 41-38 in 13 52 of OT in the year 1982.
Jan 03 In the year 1982 derek Sealy, cricketer (West Indies 1930-39), dies
Jan 04 Bryant Gumbel became co-host of NBC's "Today Show" on this day in history.
Jan 04 Chris Wallace becomes co-anchor of the Today Show on this day in history.
Jan 04 Golden Gate Bridge closed for 3rd time by fierce storm in the year 1982.
Jan 05 Arkansas judge rules against obligatory teaching of creation in the year 1982.
Jan 05 Elizabeth Bagshaw dies at age 100; one of Canada's first female doctors in the year 1982.
Jan 05 Hans Conried, actor (Bullwinkle Show, Make Room for Daddy), dies at 64 on this day in history.
Jan 05 Ottawa bans hiring skilled foreign workers in several mining, manufacturing and construction sectors; to protect Canadian jobs on this day in history.
Jan 07 "Fame" premieres on NBC TV in the year 1982.
Jan 07 In the year 1982 bert Oosterhuis, Dutch motor racer (Paris-Dakar), dies in race crash
Jan 08 In the year 1982 american Telephone & Telegraph agrees to be broken up in settlement of an anti-trust suit filed in 1974.
Jan 08 AT&T agrees to divest itself of the 22 Bell System companies on this day in history.
Jan 08 Justice Department withdraws antitrust suit against IBM, pending since 1969 in the year 1982.
Jan 08 In the year 1982 statistics Canada reports Canada's unemployment rate at 987,000 or 8.6% of the work force; highest since figures first taken in 1946.
Jan 09 5.9 earthquake in New England & Canada; first since 1855 on this day in history.
Jan 09 Paul Lynde, actor (Bye Bye Birdie, Bewitched), dies at 55 on this day in history.
Jan 09 Three moderate earthquakes measuring 5.5 to 4.9 on the Richter scale shake New Brunswick and New England in the year 1982.
Jan 10 -17║F (27.2║C) in Braemar Grampian (equals UK record) in the year 1982.
Jan 11 On this day in history atlanta GA's temperature goes below zero║ F
Jan 11 In the year 1982 honduras adopts constitution
Jan 13 In the year 1982 hank Aaron &Frank Robinson elected to Hall of Fame
Jan 13 On this day in history marcel Camus, French director (Orfeu Negro), dies at 69
Jan 13 On this day in history seventy-eight people die in Washington, D.C., when an Air Florida 737 crashes into a bridge after takeoff and falls into the Potomac River.
Jan 15 In the year 1982 red Smith, sportscaster (Pulitzer, Fight Talk), dies at 76
Jan 18 On this day in history burnet Corwin Tuthill, US composer (Laurentia), dies at 93
Jan 19 Australia-West Indies one-day game that produced a Privy Council libel case in the year 1982.