Historical Events In 1982
Saturday, 21 May 2022
May 12 On this day in history 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 Terri Lea Utley, (20), from Arkansas, crowned 31st Miss USA in the year 1982.
May 14 Baron Mariel-Henri Jaspar, Belgian minister/ambassador, dies on this day in history.
May 14 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 in the year 1982.
May 14 In the year 1982 british troops return in force to the Falklands, fierce fighting brings heavy casualties to both sides in the next few weeks
May 14 In the year 1982 guinea adopts constitution
May 16 Columbia moves to Vandenberg Air Force Base for mating in preparation for STS-4 in the year 1982.
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 In the year 1982 iFK Göteborg wins 11th UEFA Cup at Göteborg
May 19 Sophia Loren jailed in Naples for tax evasion in the year 1982.
May 21 British troops lands on Falkland Islands on this day in history.
May 23 BBC warns Britain will bomb Argentina in the year 1982.
May 23 On this day in history 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 On this day in history larry J Blake, actor (Earth vs the Flying Saucers), dies at 68
May 25 On this day in history sTS-4 vehicle moves to launch pad
May 26 In the year 1982 aston Villa wins 27th Europe Cup 1 of Rotterdam
May 26 On this day in history british ship Atlantic Conveyor & Coventry were hit in Falkland war
May 28 Leonard Maltin's first appearance on Entertainment Tonight on this day in history.
May 28 Pope John Paul II becomes the first pope to visit Great Britain in the year 1982.
May 29 "I Know What Boys Like" by The Waitresses hits #62 on this day in history.
May 29 In the year 1982 romy Schneider, actress (Cardinal), dies of cardiac arrest at 43
May 29 The first papal visit to Britain since 1531 in the year 1982.
May 30 Spain becomes 16th member of NATO in the year 1982.
May 31 Jack Dempsey, former heavyweight boxing champ/actor, dies at 86 on this day in history.
Jun 01 Hendrik Algra, Newspaper publisher/Dutch MP (ARP), dies in the year 1982.
Jun 04 On this day in history israel attacks targets in south Lebanon
Jun 05 Waterfront streetcar begins operating in Seattle in the year 1982.
Jun 06 Israel invades southern Lebanon, site of Palestinian guerrilla in the year 1982.