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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
ԹՎ ՌՆԼԱ
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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References[edit]

  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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Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:41:15 -0700

I have to admit it: I've kind of always wanted one of these things. Maybe you have too. Maybe you also have a weird, inexplicable affinity for sharp-angled 1980s Japanese design and Toyotas that were actually built for people who enjoyed driving. If so ...

ValueWalk

ValueWalk
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:52:30 -0700

He was a value guy from day one and trying to find cheap stocks through all the nooks and crannies of Wall Street. During March 1982, Forbes magazine published a profile on Max Heine titled "Getting a dollar for 50 cents", which looked at Heine's ...
 
The INDsider
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 09:40:45 -0700

Last night, I kept the TV on, losing a staring contest with the macabre circus that is media coverage of human tragedy. At some point so much information becomes so much drivel, with little gained by way of connection or communion with each clarifying ...

Glide Magazine

Glide Magazine
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 18:02:14 -0700

I had just returned from a movie last night when I heard the news about (yet another) senseless act of violence and inhumanity, the kind which seem to take place all too frequently in our nation in this day and age. At a theater in Louisiana, two ...

Sierra Sun

Sierra Sun
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:33:45 -0700

The woman was estimated to have been between the ages of 25 and 35 in 1982. She was a white female with a medium-colored complexion; roughly five feet, six inches tall; a slender build; straight medium length light brown hair; and hazel eyes.

Macleans.ca

Macleans.ca
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 03:30:00 -0700

Derek Ryan Kehler was born on Dec. 7, 1982, in Steinbach, Man., to Del and Sharon, who ran a hog farm in the nearby town of Grunthal. Two years later, the family added a girl, Mandy. The two siblings played constantly together, be it floor hockey, Lego ...

Tennis Magazine

Tennis Magazine
Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:32:10 -0700

When Andrea Jaeger walked off the court after losing the 1982 French Open final, she chalked her defeat up to a new problem that the women of the WTA had been having that spring. “It's difficult to play three players at once,” she said. Officially ...

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Valley Breeze
Mon, 13 Jul 2015 10:27:50 -0700

Sentence overturned for Woonsocket man convicted of 1982 murder, 'Beaver' Tempest. WOONSOCKET — A city man who has spent the past 23 years in prison for murder could soon be released thanks to a decision this week by a Superior Court judge.
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