Historical Events In 1982
Monday, 21 September 2020
May 12 In the year 1982 pulitzer prize awarded to John Updike (Rabbit is Rich)
May 13 On this day in history braniff Airlines files for bankruptcy
May 13 Kara Abulfazogli Karayev, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
May 13 In the year 1982 soyuz T-5 is launched-Berezovoi & Lebedev for 211 days in space
May 13 On this day in history terri Lea Utley, (20), from Arkansas, crowned 31st Miss USA
May 14 Baron Mariel-Henri Jaspar, Belgian minister/ambassador, dies in the year 1982.
May 14 On this day in history braniff International Airways files for bankruptcy after 52 years in business, a victim of over-expansion and a weak economy. It is the first major U.S. airline to fold.
May 14 British troops return in force to the Falklands, fierce fighting brings heavy casualties to both sides in the next few weeks on this day in history.
May 14 In the year 1982 guinea adopts constitution
May 16 In the year 1982 columbia moves to Vandenberg Air Force Base for mating in preparation for STS-4
May 16 Salvador Jorge Blanco wins presidential election in Dominican Republic on this day in history.
May 18 In the year 1982 unification Church founder Reverend Sun Myung Moon convicted of tax evasion
May 19 On this day in history iFK Göteborg wins 11th UEFA Cup at Göteborg
May 19 In the year 1982 sophia Loren jailed in Naples for tax evasion
May 21 On this day in history british troops lands on Falkland Islands
May 23 In the year 1982 bBC warns Britain will bomb Argentina
May 23 In the year 1982 colin Wilson rides a surfboard 294 miles
May 25 In the year 1982 ferguson Jenkins becomes the 7th pitcher to strike out 3,000 batters
May 25 On this day in history iranian troops reconquer Khorramshar
May 25 In the year 1982 larry J Blake, actor (Earth vs the Flying Saucers), dies at 68
May 25 STS-4 vehicle moves to launch pad in the year 1982.
May 26 On this day in history aston Villa wins 27th Europe Cup 1 of Rotterdam
May 26 In the year 1982 british ship Atlantic Conveyor & Coventry were hit in Falkland war
May 28 In the year 1982 leonard Maltin's first appearance on Entertainment Tonight
May 28 On this day in history pope John Paul II becomes the first pope to visit Great Britain
May 29 In the year 1982 "I Know What Boys Like" by The Waitresses hits #62
May 29 Romy Schneider, actress (Cardinal), dies of cardiac arrest at 43 in the year 1982.
May 29 In the year 1982 the first papal visit to Britain since 1531
May 30 In the year 1982 spain becomes 16th member of NATO
May 31 Jack Dempsey, former heavyweight boxing champ/actor, dies at 86 in the year 1982.
Jun 01 Hendrik Algra, Newspaper publisher/Dutch MP (ARP), dies on this day in history.
Jun 04 Israel attacks targets in south Lebanon in the year 1982.
Jun 05 On this day in history waterfront streetcar begins operating in Seattle
Jun 06 On this day in history israel invades southern Lebanon, site of Palestinian guerrilla