Historical Events In 1982
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
May 12 In the year 1982 pulitzer prize awarded to John Updike (Rabbit is Rich)
May 13 In the year 1982 braniff Airlines files for bankruptcy
May 13 Kara Abulfazogli Karayev, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
May 13 Soyuz T-5 is launched-Berezovoi & Lebedev for 211 days in space in the year 1982.
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 In the year 1982 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 in the year 1982.
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 In the year 1982 salvador Jorge Blanco wins presidential election in Dominican Republic
May 18 Unification Church founder Reverend Sun Myung Moon convicted of tax evasion in the year 1982.
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 BBC warns Britain will bomb Argentina in the year 1982.
May 23 Colin Wilson rides a surfboard 294 miles in the year 1982.
May 25 On this day in history ferguson Jenkins becomes the 7th pitcher to strike out 3,000 batters
May 25 In the year 1982 iranian troops reconquer Khorramshar
May 25 Larry J Blake, actor (Earth vs the Flying Saucers), dies at 68 in the year 1982.
May 25 In the year 1982 sTS-4 vehicle moves to launch pad
May 26 In the year 1982 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 In the year 1982 pope John Paul II becomes the first pope to visit Great Britain
May 29 "I Know What Boys Like" by The Waitresses hits #62 on this day in history.
May 29 Romy Schneider, actress (Cardinal), dies of cardiac arrest at 43 on this day in history.
May 29 On this day in history the first papal visit to Britain since 1531
May 30 Spain becomes 16th member of NATO in the year 1982.
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 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 on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1982 israel invades southern Lebanon, site of Palestinian guerrilla