Historical Events In 1982
Saturday, 23 October 2021
Oct 11 In the year 1982 after 437 years, the remains of Henry VIII ship the 'Mary Rose' are raised from the seabed
Oct 11 In the year 1982 english ship Mary Rose, which sank during an engagement with France in 1545, raised at Portsmouth, England
Oct 12 On this day in history 38.6 cm (15.2") of rainfall, Angoon, Alaska (state record)
Oct 12 Chris[tiaan R] Reumer, Dutch opera singer, dies at 73 in the year 1982.
Oct 13 IOC restores 2 gold medals from 1912 Olympics to Jim Thorpe in the year 1982.
Oct 14 6,000 Unification church couples wed in Korea in the year 1982.
Oct 15 Elsie Randolph, actress (That'll Make You Whistle), dies on this day in history.
Oct 16 In the year 1982 jacov Gotovac, composer, dies at 86
Oct 16 Mt Palomar Observatory first to detect Halley's comet on 13th return in the year 1982.
Oct 17 Peterus van Doorne, Dutch industrialist, dies at 47 in the year 1982.
Oct 17 On this day in history the outlawing of the 'Solidarity' labour movement causes widespread strikes and demonstrations in Poland
Oct 18 In the year 1982 bess Truman, 1st lady (1945-53), dies in Independence, Mo at 97
Oct 19 Automaker John DeLorean arrested on cocaine charges, found not guilty on this day in history.
Oct 19 On this day in history jock Ewing, dies in an aircrash on TV show "Dallas"
Oct 21 Gerry Adams elected to the Northern Ireland Assembly, becoming the first Sinn Fein member to do so on this day in history.
Oct 23 In the year 1982 jacques Klein, Brazilian pianist, dies at 52
Oct 24 In the year 1982 james Philbrook, actor (Islanders, Investigators), dies at 58
Oct 26 In the year 1982 giovanni Benelli, archbishop of Florence/Pope candidate, dies
Oct 27 China announces its population at 1 billion people plus in the year 1982.
Oct 27 On this day in history iBM ROM is capable of EGA graphics
Oct 28 In the year 1982 nASA launches RCA-E
Oct 29 Car maker John DeLorean indicted for drug trafficking, later acquitted on this day in history.
Oct 29 In the year 1982 paul McCartney & Michael Jackson release "The Girl is Mine"
Oct 31 On this day in history pope John Paul II becomes First pontiff to visit Spain
Nov 01 James Broderick, actor (Doug-Family), dies of cancer at 55 in the year 1982.
Nov 02 On this day in history lester Roloff, Man of God, preacher.
Nov 03 In the year 1982 edward H Carr, British historian, dies at 90
Nov 04 Dominique Dunne, actress (Poltergeist), murdered by boyfriend at 23 in the year 1982.
Nov 05 George Harrison releases "Gone Troppo" album on this day in history.
Nov 05 On this day in history gerda Brautigam, journalist/Dutch MP (PvdA), dies
Nov 05 On this day in history jacques Tati actor/director, dies of pulmonary embolism
Nov 07 On this day in history liz Taylor's 7th divorce (John Warner)
Nov 10 Elio Petri, Italian director (Workers Class), dies at 53 in the year 1982.
Nov 10 In the year 1982 leonid Brezhnev Russian leader of the Communist Party died