The next time you can reuse this calendar will be on year 2021. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a solar cycle.
April 4 (4/4), June 6 (6/6), August 8 (8/8), October 10 (10/10), December 12 (12/12), and the last day of February always fall on the same day of the week in any given year. This is called the ‘Doomsday rule’. Check these dates using the full 12-month calendar below to verify.
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Historical Events Of 1982
- January 1, 1982 – Peruvian Javier Pérez de Cuéllar becomes the first Latin American to hold the title of Secretary-General of the United Nations.
- January 25, 1982 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Water Dog in Chinese astrology.
- January 30, 1982 – Richard Skrenta writes the first PC virus code, which is 400 lines long and disguised as an Apple boot program called “Elk Cloner”.
- February 1, 1982 – Senegal and the Gambia form a loose confederation known as Senegambia.
- May 24, 1982 – Liberation of Khorramshahr: Iranians recapture of the port city of Khorramshahr from the Iraqis during the Iran–Iraq War.
- June 8, 1982 – Bluff Cove Air Attacks during the Falklands War: Fifty-six British servicemen are killed by an Argentine air attack on two landing ships, RFA Sir Galahad and RFA Sir Tristram.
- July 18, 1982 – Two hundred sixty-eight campesinos (“peasants” or “country people”) are slain in the Plan de Sánchez massacre in Ríos Montt’s Guatemala.
- September 11, 1982 – The international forces that were guaranteeing the safety of Palestinian refugees following Israel’s 1982 Invasion of Lebanon leave Beirut. Five days later, several thousand refugees are massacred in the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps.
- November 13, 1982 – The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C. after a march to its site by thousands of Vietnam War veterans.
- December 8, 1982 – In Suriname, several opponents of the military government are killed.
Who Were Born On 1982?
- January 29, 1982 – Riff Raff, American rapper
- April 22, 1982 – Cassidy Freeman, American actress, singer, and pianist
- May 9, 1982 – Gu Yuan, Chinese hammer thrower
- July 8, 1982 – Hakim Warrick, American basketball player
- July 12, 1982 – Antonio Cassano, Italian footballer
- August 13, 1982 – Christopher Raeburn English fashion designer
- August 27, 1982 – Damien Monier, French cyclist
- September 3, 1982 – Sarah Burke, Canadian skier (d. 2012)
- October 2, 1982 – Tyson Chandler, American basketball player
- November 9, 1982 – Jana Pittman, Australian hurdler