Historical Events In 1982
Sunday, 28 February 2021
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 on this day in history.
Feb 25 Record speed for a snowmobile (239 kph) on this day in history.
Feb 26 Gabor Szabo, Hungarian jazz pianist (Perfect Circle), dies at 45 on this day in history.
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 on this day in history.
Feb 27 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
Feb 27 Malika A Sabirova, Russian dancer, dies at 39 on this day in history.
Feb 27 In the year 1982 wayne B. Williams is convicted of murdering two of 28 Atlanta area youngsters whose bodies were found over a 22-month period.
Feb 28 On this day in history aT&T looses record $7 BILLION for fiscal year ending on this day
Feb 28 FALN (PR Nationalist Group) bombs Wall Street in the year 1982.
Mar 01 5 die as ski lift malfunctions a Lúz-Ardiden in Pyrenees on this day in history.
Mar 01 5th Emmy Sports Awards presentation on this day in history.
Mar 01 New York Times raises its price from 25¢ to 30¢ in the year 1982.
Mar 01 In the year 1982 russian spacecraft Venera 14 lands on Venus, sends back data
Mar 02 Philip K[indred] Dick, author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53 in the year 1982.
Mar 02 In the year 1982 terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru
Mar 03 On this day in history georges Perec, French writer, dies at 45
Mar 03 On this day in history senate begins debate on expulsion of Senator Harrison Williams (D-NJ)
Mar 03 On this day in history statistics Canada confirms that Canada entered a recession in 1982. Gee all they had to do was ask me I could have told them
Mar 04 In the year 1982 nASA launches Intelsat V
Mar 05 Comedian/actor John Belushi is found dead at age 33 of a drug overdose in Hollywood in the year 1982.
Mar 05 In the year 1982 john Belushi, comedian (Sat Night Live), dies of drug overdose at 33
Mar 05 In the year 1982 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 In the year 1982 russian spacecraft Venera 14 lands on Venus sends back data
Mar 06 Ayn Rand, author-philosopher (Atlas Shrugged), dies in NY at 77 on this day in history.
Mar 06 On this day in history susan Birmingham makes loudest recorded human shout (120 dB)
Mar 07 Beth Daniel wins LPGA American Express Sun City Golf Classic on this day in history.
Mar 07 Charles Borromeo Mills, composer, dies at 68 in the year 1982.
Mar 07 IBM releases PC-DOS version 1.1 in the year 1982.
Mar 07 US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site on this day in history.
Mar 09 In the year 1982 alan Badel, actor (Shogun), dies of a heart attack at 58
Mar 10 In the year 1982 president Reagan proclaims economic sanctions against Libya