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This article is about the year 1982. For other uses, see 1982 (disambiguation).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 19th century20th century21st century
Decades: 1950s  1960s  1970s  – 1980s –  1990s  2000s  2010s
Years: 1979 1980 198119821983 1984 1985
1982 by topic:
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1982 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1982
MCMLXXXII
Ab urbe condita 2735
Armenian calendar 1431
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Assyrian calendar 6732
Bahá'í calendar 138–139
Bengali calendar 1389
Berber calendar 2932
British Regnal year 30 Eliz. 2 – 31 Eliz. 2
Buddhist calendar 2526
Burmese calendar 1344
Byzantine calendar 7490–7491
Chinese calendar 辛酉(Metal Rooster)
4678 or 4618
    — to —
壬戌年 (Water Dog)
4679 or 4619
Coptic calendar 1698–1699
Discordian calendar 3148
Ethiopian calendar 1974–1975
Hebrew calendar 5742–5743
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 2038–2039
 - Shaka Samvat 1904–1905
 - Kali Yuga 5083–5084
Holocene calendar 11982
Igbo calendar 982–983
Iranian calendar 1360–1361
Islamic calendar 1402–1403
Japanese calendar Shōwa 57
(昭和57年)
Juche calendar 71
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar 4315
Minguo calendar ROC 71
民國71年
Thai solar calendar 2525
Unix time 378691200–410227199

1982 (MCMLXXXII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter C), the 1982nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 982nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 82nd year of the 20th century, and the 3rd year of the 1980s decade.

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  1. ^ "This Day in Geek History: January 7". The Great Geek Manual. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  2. ^ "How many Commodore 64 computers were sold?". pagetable. Retrieved 2013-03-25. 
  3. ^ "Friday, 8 January 1982: What the world looked like - Historical Events". Takemeback.to. Retrieved 13 April 2015. 
  4. ^ "Elk Cloner". SearchSecurity. June 2004. Retrieved 2012-01-28. 
  5. ^ http://www.filmsite.org/greatfilmssummary.html
  6. ^ Clarence Tsui, South China Morning Post, 12/12/99, "From ads to ashes." (Archive)
  7. ^ Bombs Rock I.B.M. Building And Airline Office – Nytimes.Com
  8. ^ Schenectady Gazette – Google News Archive Search
  9. ^ Cornish, Selwyn, "Randall, Sir Richard John (Dick) (1906–1982)", Australian Dictionary of Biography, archived from the original on 19 April 2013 

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Jalopnik

Jalopnik
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 05:00:00 -0700

Today's 1982 BMW 633CSI is a car that'd probably be happier cruising on the Autobahn than having Sabine flogging it through the Karussell, but what we need to decide is whether this low milage example is priced well enough to make it a decent value for ...

Odessa American

Odessa American
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 04:07:18 -0700

Oil bust: Odessa's booming economy came to a crashing halt in 1982. The rig count dropped 50 percent to 257 in September, and unemployment, which had been 2.9 percent in April 1981, jumped to 8.3 percent in June 1982. Rig and oilfield fabrication ...

The Guardian

The Guardian
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 08:38:34 -0700

Dave Murray and Bruce Dickinson of Iron Maiden perform at the Holiday Star theatre in Merrillville, Indiana, on 25 May 1982, during their Beast on the Road tour. Photograph: Paul Natkin/Getty Images. With true cool, Bruce took his leave only to ...

io9

io9
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 12:21:18 -0700

If you're a fan of classic DC comics, then it's probably the artwork of the '80s that is burned into your memory—more specifically it might be the art featured in the rare, never-released-for-sale 1982 style guide. While bits and pieces have made ...

SCNow

SCNow
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:56:15 -0700

You can find interesting little things by looking back on old newspaper clippings, something I did after finding several of my columns from 1982. For instance, how many of you knew that that year, the Miss Hartsville Pageant was halted because a truck ...

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 01:03:45 -0700

In this photo taken May 16, 1982, the Beach Boys perform at Pat Magee's Sea Fest held at Buccaneer Stadium. Four of the original band members appeared at the concert in Corpus Christi including brothers Brian, Carl and Dennis Wilson and singer Mike ...

FOXSports.com

FOXSports.com
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 10:10:16 -0700

Rickey Henderson is arguably the greatest leadoff hitter of all time, and there's even less debate about his status as the majors' best basestealer. On this date in 1982, Henderson broke Lou Brock's single-season record with his 119 steal. And ...

ComicsAlliance

ComicsAlliance
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:09:48 -0700

That said, if the love folks have been showing to the art ever since it went up on Facebook is any indication, then maybe it's time for a new version of the 1982 Guide to be released to the public — or maybe something that also collects the similar ...
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