Historical Events In 1982
Saturday, 21 May 2022
Feb 25 In the year 1982 house of Commons starts inquiry into bank profits, in wake of record interest rates
Feb 25 J K Irani, cricket wicketkeeper (2 Tests for India 1947-48), dies in the year 1982.
Feb 25 In the year 1982 record speed for a snowmobile (239 kph)
Feb 26 In the year 1982 gabor Szabo, Hungarian jazz pianist (Perfect Circle), dies at 45
Feb 26 Test Cricket debut of Martin Crowe, vs Australia Wellington, run out 9 in the year 1982.
Feb 27 On this day in history dan Issel (NBA-Nuggets), hits on 63rd consecutive free throw
Feb 27 Earl Anthony becomes first pro bowler to win more than $1 million in the year 1982.
Feb 27 In the year 1982 france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
Feb 27 In the year 1982 malika A Sabirova, Russian dancer, dies at 39
Feb 27 On this day in history wayne B. Williams is convicted of murdering two of 28 Atlanta area youngsters whose bodies were found over a 22-month period.
Feb 28 AT&T looses record $7 BILLION for fiscal year ending on this day on this day in history.
Feb 28 FALN (PR Nationalist Group) bombs Wall Street on this day in history.
Mar 01 5 die as ski lift malfunctions a Lúz-Ardiden in Pyrenees in the year 1982.
Mar 01 On this day in history 5th Emmy Sports Awards presentation
Mar 01 New York Times raises its price from 25¢ to 30¢ on this day in history.
Mar 01 Russian spacecraft Venera 14 lands on Venus, sends back data in the year 1982.
Mar 02 In the year 1982 philip K[indred] Dick, author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53
Mar 02 Terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru in the year 1982.
Mar 03 Georges Perec, French writer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
Mar 03 On this day in history senate begins debate on expulsion of Senator Harrison Williams (D-NJ)
Mar 03 Statistics Canada confirms that Canada entered a recession in 1982. Gee all they had to do was ask me I could have told them on this day in history.
Mar 04 In the year 1982 nASA launches Intelsat V
Mar 05 On this day in history comedian/actor John Belushi is found dead at age 33 of a drug overdose in Hollywood.
Mar 05 John Belushi, comedian (Sat Night Live), dies of drug overdose at 33 in the year 1982.
Mar 05 On this day in history parliament passes Canada Oil and Gas Act; Petro Canada (the peoples oil and gas company) gets automatic 25% of all new offshore finds; to speed offshore oil and gas development
Mar 05 Russian spacecraft Venera 14 lands on Venus sends back data on this day in history.
Mar 06 Ayn Rand, author-philosopher (Atlas Shrugged), dies in NY at 77 on this day in history.
Mar 06 Susan Birmingham makes loudest recorded human shout (120 dB) on this day in history.
Mar 07 In the year 1982 beth Daniel wins LPGA American Express Sun City Golf Classic
Mar 07 Charles Borromeo Mills, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
Mar 07 On this day in history iBM releases PC-DOS version 1.1
Mar 07 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Mar 09 On this day in history alan Badel, actor (Shogun), dies of a heart attack at 58
Mar 10 In the year 1982 president Reagan proclaims economic sanctions against Libya