Historical Events In 1982
Thursday, 09 July 2020
Nov 10 On this day in history leonid I Brezhnev Soviet first sect, dies of a heart attack at 75
Nov 10 On this day in history soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev dies at age 75.
Nov 10 The Vietnam Veterans Memorial opens to visitors in Wahsington, D.C in the year 1982.
Nov 11 On this day in history solidarity leader Lech Walesa is let out of jail in Poland
Nov 12 In the year 1982 yuri Andropov becomes soviet leader, succeeding Mr Brezhnev
Nov 12 Yuri V Andropov succeeds Leonid Brezhnev as Soviet leader, but not for long on this day in history.
Nov 13 In the year 1982 babette Deutsch, US poet (Honey out of the Rock), dies at 87
Nov 13 In the year 1982 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 In the year 1982 joachim Stutschewsky, composer, dies at 91
Nov 15 In the year 1982 funeral services held in Moscow's Red Square for Leonid I Brezhnev
Nov 16 5th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 5-lands at Edwards AFB in the year 1982.
Nov 16 Agreement reached ending 57 day football strike on this day in history.
Nov 16 Arthur Askey, British comedian, dies at 82 on this day in history.
Nov 16 In the year 1982 the space shuttle Columbia returns to earth after its first ever commercial mission, deploying two satellites
Nov 17 Bill Baldwin, announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 69 on this day in history.
Nov 18 Donald Dillaway, actor (Min & Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78 on this day in history.
Nov 19 In the year 1982 erving Goffman, US, sociologist (Asylums), dies at 60
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 on this day in history.
Nov 22 Columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center via Kelly AFB, Texas on this day in history.
Nov 23 "Reverend" Grady Nutt, actor (Hee Haw), dies at 47 in the year 1982.
Nov 23 Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB and mated for STS-6 in the year 1982.
Nov 25 Robert Coote, actor (MacBeth), dies in NYC of a heart attack at 73 on this day in history.
Nov 26 Dan Tobin, actor (I Married Joan, My Favorite Martian), dies at 73 on this day in history.
Nov 26 In the year 1982 howard Cossell calls his last fight after being disgusted by the Larry Holmes-Tex Cobb mismatch
Nov 26 On this day in history yasuhiro Nakasone elected PM of Japan succeeding Zenko Suzuki
Nov 27 On this day in history philipp Kutev, composer, dies at 79
Nov 30 On this day in history sTS-6 vehicle moves to launch pad
Nov 30 The Dow Jones industrial average jumped a mighty 36.43 points. It was the fourth largest gain in the stock marketís 87-year history on this day in 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 In the year 1982 miguel de la Madrid inaugurated as President of Mexico
Dec 02 A 61 year old American dentist, Dr Barney Clark, is the first human to receive an artificial heart in the year 1982.