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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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Ultimate Classic Rock
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 06:41:15 -0700

On Oct. 12 and 13, 1982, the Who performed a pair of shows at New York's Shea Stadium. The second night was filmed and now, 33 years later, it's making its debut in full on DVD. Nineteen-eighty-two was a rough year for the Who. Though the band released ...

Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:20:26 -0700

After years of campaigning by a distraught mother, French police have been ordered to break down the wall of a basement in a bar in Lyon where she believes the body of her murdered teenage daughter has been hidden since 1982. The girl, Nathalie Mazot, ...

South China Morning Post (subscription)

South China Morning Post (subscription)
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:22:30 -0700

This remake of the 1982 Steven Spielberg-produced spooker of the same name simply updates the storyline to a contemporary setting. Although mobile phones, various gadgets, and reality TV are introduced into the plot, director Gil Kenan keeps many of ...

NBC4 Washington

NBC4 Washington
Tue, 30 Jun 2015 05:33:45 -0700

A man who spent 26 years in prison after being wrongly convicted in a 1982 killing has filed a $30 million lawsuit against the District of Columbia, nearly a year after he was exonerated in the crime. Kevin Martin, 51, and his attorney filed the suit ...
 
Mississippi News Now
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:22:30 -0700

July 1, 1982: The U.S. Supreme Court rules that the Mississippi University for Women in Columbus must admit a male student. Joe Hogan of Columbus had tried to enroll in MUW's nursing school, but he was denied admission because of the school's long ...
 
Gothenburg Times
Thu, 02 Jul 2015 08:00:00 -0700

Accumulated groundwater levels in the Central Platte Natural Resources District have declined less than one foot since 1982. Shane Max, resources conservationist, reported to the CPNRD board of directors on Thursday that the accumulated change from the ...
 
The Daily Courier
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 05:56:15 -0700

The defending bull riding champion at the World's Oldest Rodeo - Bronx, New York native Bobby DelVecchio - returned to Prescott for opening night and won the first round with a score of 84, edging out 1978's world champion Butch Kirby who had to settle ...
 
Watford Observer
Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:00:00 -0700

Council workmen cut the 3ft-long grass on the A412 verges at Maple Cross – and mowed down 70 small trees carefully planted by volunteers working for the Colne Valley Park earlier this year. The area had been carefully weeded a few days before to show ...
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