Historical Events In 1982
Tuesday, 14 July 2020
Dec 02 David Blue, rocker, dies while jogging in Greenwich Village at 41 on this day in history.
Dec 02 On this day in history first permanent artificial heart successfully implanted (University of Utah) in retired dentist Barney Clark; lived 112 days with the Jarvic-7 heart
Dec 06 11 soldiers and 6 civilians die by bomb planted by Irish National Liberation Army exploded in a pub in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland in the year 1982.
Dec 06 Sen Ted and Joan Kennedy divorce on this day in history.
Dec 07 Charlie Brooks Jr, convicted murderer became 1st US prisoner to be executed by lethal injection, at a prison in Huntsville, Texas on this day in history.
Dec 08 Andre Kamperveen, Suriname minister, murdered in the year 1982.
Dec 09 On this day in history fritz Usinger, German writer (Song against Death), dies at 87
Dec 09 Mary-Beth and William Hurt divorce on this day in history.
Dec 10 Freeman "Amos" Gosden, US radio actor (Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Dec 10 Soyuz T-5 returns to Earth, 211 days after take-off on this day in history.
Dec 13 On this day in history north Yemen earthquake in Yemen killing 2,800 people
Dec 15 Reputed to be 'Robin Hoods' tree, the 'Major Oak' in Sherwood forest, is fitted with a fire alarm on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1982 roy Williams, Teamsters pres, and 4 others convicted of bribery
Dec 15 Spain reopens border with Gibraltar on this day in history.
Dec 16 In the year 1982 anthony C B Chapman, England, formula 1 racer, dies at 54
Dec 17 On this day in history leonid B Kogan, Russian violist, dies at 58
Dec 18 Flight readiness firing of Challenger's main engines; 20 seconds in the year 1982.
Dec 18 Raymond Emery, cricketer (2 Tests NZ v WI 1952, 46 runs, 2 wkts), dies in the year 1982.
Dec 19 Jean-Jacques Grunenwald, French organist/composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Dec 20 On this day in history artur Rubinstein, pianist (My Young Years), dies in Geneva at 95
Dec 23 Jack Webb, actor (Joe Friday-Dragnet), dies of a heart attack at 62 in the year 1982.
Dec 27 John Leonard Swigert Jr, astronaut (Apollo 13), dies of cancer at 51 in the year 1982.
Dec 28 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 29 In the year 1982 sol C Siegel, US film producer (High Society), dies at 79
Dec 30 US Assay Office in New York City NY closes in the year 1982.
Dec 31 On this day in history tV soap "The Doctors" ends 19 year run