Historical Events In 1982
Sunday, 28 February 2021
Dec 02 In the year 1982 david Blue, rocker, dies while jogging in Greenwich Village at 41
Dec 02 First permanent artificial heart successfully implanted (University of Utah) in retired dentist Barney Clark; lived 112 days with the Jarvic-7 heart in the year 1982.
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 On this day in history sen Ted and Joan Kennedy divorce
Dec 07 In the year 1982 charlie Brooks Jr, convicted murderer became 1st US prisoner to be executed by lethal injection, at a prison in Huntsville, Texas
Dec 08 Andre Kamperveen, Suriname minister, murdered in the year 1982.
Dec 09 In the year 1982 fritz Usinger, German writer (Song against Death), dies at 87
Dec 09 On this day in history mary-Beth and William Hurt divorce
Dec 10 Freeman "Amos" Gosden, US radio actor (Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 83 on this day in history.
Dec 10 On this day in history soyuz T-5 returns to Earth, 211 days after take-off
Dec 13 On this day in history north Yemen earthquake in Yemen killing 2,800 people
Dec 15 On this day in history reputed to be 'Robin Hoods' tree, the 'Major Oak' in Sherwood forest, is fitted with a fire alarm
Dec 15 Roy Williams, Teamsters pres, and 4 others convicted of bribery in the year 1982.
Dec 15 Spain reopens border with Gibraltar on this day in history.
Dec 16 Anthony C B Chapman, England, formula 1 racer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history jack Webb, actor (Joe Friday-Dragnet), dies of a heart attack at 62
Dec 27 In the year 1982 john Leonard Swigert Jr, astronaut (Apollo 13), dies of cancer at 51
Dec 28 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
Dec 29 Sol C Siegel, US film producer (High Society), dies at 79 on this day in history.
Dec 30 On this day in history uS Assay Office in New York City NY closes
Dec 31 TV soap "The Doctors" ends 19 year run on this day in history.