Historical Events In 1982
Tuesday, 09 August 2022
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 Soyuz T-5 is launched-Berezovoi & Lebedev for 211 days in space in the year 1982.
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 on this day in history.
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 in the year 1982.
May 14 Guinea adopts constitution in the year 1982.
May 16 Columbia moves to Vandenberg Air Force Base for mating in preparation for STS-4 on this day in history.
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 In the year 1982 iFK Göteborg wins 11th UEFA Cup at Göteborg
May 19 On this day in history sophia Loren jailed in Naples for tax evasion
May 21 British troops lands on Falkland Islands in the year 1982.
May 23 BBC warns Britain will bomb Argentina on this day in history.
May 23 Colin Wilson rides a surfboard 294 miles in the year 1982.
May 25 Ferguson Jenkins becomes the 7th pitcher to strike out 3,000 batters in the year 1982.
May 25 On this day in history 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 Aston Villa wins 27th Europe Cup 1 of Rotterdam in the year 1982.
May 26 In the year 1982 british ship Atlantic Conveyor & Coventry were hit in Falkland war
May 28 Leonard Maltin's first appearance on Entertainment Tonight in the year 1982.
May 28 Pope John Paul II becomes the first pope to visit Great Britain in the year 1982.
May 29 In the year 1982 "I Know What Boys Like" by The Waitresses hits #62
May 29 On this day in history romy Schneider, actress (Cardinal), dies of cardiac arrest at 43
May 29 On this day in history the first papal visit to Britain since 1531
May 30 On this day in history spain becomes 16th member of NATO
May 31 Jack Dempsey, former heavyweight boxing champ/actor, dies at 86 in the year 1982.
Jun 01 In the year 1982 hendrik Algra, Newspaper publisher/Dutch MP (ARP), dies
Jun 04 Israel attacks targets in south Lebanon on this day in history.
Jun 05 In the year 1982 waterfront streetcar begins operating in Seattle
Jun 06 In the year 1982 israel invades southern Lebanon, site of Palestinian guerrilla