Historical Events In 1982
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Dec 02 In the year 1982 david Blue, rocker, dies while jogging in Greenwich Village at 41
Dec 02 On this day in history first permanent artificial heart successfully implanted (University of Utah) in retired dentist Barney Clark; lived 112 days with the Jarvic-7 heart
Dec 06 11 soldiers and 6 civilians die by bomb planted by Irish National Liberation Army exploded in a pub in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland on this day in history.
Dec 06 In the year 1982 sen Ted and Joan Kennedy divorce
Dec 07 Charlie Brooks Jr, convicted murderer became 1st US prisoner to be executed by lethal injection, at a prison in Huntsville, Texas on this day in history.
Dec 08 Andre Kamperveen, Suriname minister, murdered in the year 1982.
Dec 09 Fritz Usinger, German writer (Song against Death), dies at 87 in the year 1982.
Dec 09 Mary-Beth and William Hurt divorce in the year 1982.
Dec 10 In the year 1982 freeman "Amos" Gosden, US radio actor (Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 83
Dec 10 Soyuz T-5 returns to Earth, 211 days after take-off in the year 1982.
Dec 13 North Yemen earthquake in Yemen killing 2,800 people in the year 1982.
Dec 15 Reputed to be 'Robin Hoods' tree, the 'Major Oak' in Sherwood forest, is fitted with a fire alarm on this day in history.
Dec 15 In the year 1982 roy Williams, Teamsters pres, and 4 others convicted of bribery
Dec 15 In the year 1982 spain reopens border with Gibraltar
Dec 16 Anthony C B Chapman, England, formula 1 racer, dies at 54 on this day in history.
Dec 17 In the year 1982 leonid B Kogan, Russian violist, dies at 58
Dec 18 In the year 1982 flight readiness firing of Challenger's main engines; 20 seconds
Dec 18 On this day in history raymond Emery, cricketer (2 Tests NZ v WI 1952, 46 runs, 2 wkts), dies
Dec 19 Jean-Jacques Grunenwald, French organist/composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
Dec 20 In the year 1982 artur Rubinstein, pianist (My Young Years), dies in Geneva at 95
Dec 23 In the year 1982 jack Webb, actor (Joe Friday-Dragnet), dies of a heart attack at 62
Dec 27 On this day in history john Leonard Swigert Jr, astronaut (Apollo 13), dies of cancer at 51
Dec 28 Frederick Douglass Hall, composer, dies at 84 in the year 1982.
Dec 29 On this day in history sol C Siegel, US film producer (High Society), dies at 79
Dec 30 On this day in history uS Assay Office in New York City NY closes
Dec 31 In the year 1982 tV soap "The Doctors" ends 19 year run