Historical Events In 1982
Friday, 18 September 2020
Nov 10 In the year 1982 leonid I Brezhnev Soviet first sect, dies of a heart attack at 75
Nov 10 Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev dies at age 75 on this day in history.
Nov 10 The Vietnam Veterans Memorial opens to visitors in Wahsington, D.C in the year 1982.
Nov 11 In the year 1982 solidarity leader Lech Walesa is let out of jail in Poland
Nov 12 Yuri Andropov becomes soviet leader, succeeding Mr Brezhnev in the year 1982.
Nov 12 Yuri V Andropov succeeds Leonid Brezhnev as Soviet leader, but not for long on this day in history.
Nov 13 Babette Deutsch, US poet (Honey out of the Rock), dies at 87 in the year 1982.
Nov 13 On this day in history korean boxer Duk Koo Kim fatally injured when KOed by Ray Mancini
Nov 13 Vietnam War Memorial dedicated in Washington DC on this day in history.
Nov 14 Joachim Stutschewsky, composer, dies at 91 on this day in history.
Nov 15 Funeral services held in Moscow's Red Square for Leonid I Brezhnev in the year 1982.
Nov 16 5th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 5-lands at Edwards AFB on this day in history.
Nov 16 On this day in history agreement reached ending 57 day football strike
Nov 16 Arthur Askey, British comedian, dies at 82 in the year 1982.
Nov 16 On this day in history the space shuttle Columbia returns to earth after its first ever commercial mission, deploying two satellites
Nov 17 In the year 1982 bill Baldwin, announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 69
Nov 18 In the year 1982 donald Dillaway, actor (Min & Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78
Nov 19 Erving Goffman, US, sociologist (Asylums), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Nov 21 Lee Patrick, actress (Henrietta-Topper, Maltese Falcon), dies at 75 in the year 1982.
Nov 22 Burton Turkus, lawyer/author/TV host (Mr Arsenic), dies at 80 in the year 1982.
Nov 22 On this day in history columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center via Kelly AFB, Texas
Nov 23 On this day in history "Reverend" Grady Nutt, actor (Hee Haw), dies at 47
Nov 23 On this day in history challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB and mated for STS-6
Nov 25 In the year 1982 robert Coote, actor (MacBeth), dies in NYC of a heart attack at 73
Nov 26 On this day in history dan Tobin, actor (I Married Joan, My Favorite Martian), dies at 73
Nov 26 Howard Cossell calls his last fight after being disgusted by the Larry Holmes-Tex Cobb mismatch on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1982 yasuhiro Nakasone elected PM of Japan succeeding Zenko Suzuki
Nov 27 In the year 1982 philipp Kutev, composer, dies at 79
Nov 30 STS-6 vehicle moves to launch pad in the year 1982.
Nov 30 On this day in history the Dow Jones industrial average jumped a mighty 36.43 points. It was the fourth largest gain in the stock marketís 87-year history.
Nov 30 US sub Thomas Edison collides with US Navy destroyer in So China Sea in the year 1982.
Dec 01 On this day in history dorothy James, composer, dies on 81st birthday
Dec 01 Miguel de la Madrid inaugurated as President of Mexico in the year 1982.
Dec 02 A 61 year old American dentist, Dr Barney Clark, is the first human to receive an artificial heart on this day in history.