What Happened on December 9th, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Nathalie De Vos, Belgian athlete
  • Tamilla Abassova, Russian cyclist
  • Vincent Accardi, American guitarist Brand New

Famous Divorces

  • Mary-Beth & William Hurt divorce

Famous Deaths

  • Fritz Usinger, German writer (Song against Death), dies at 87
  • Joey Forman, actor (Sid Caesar Show, Joey Bishop Show), dies at 53
  • Leon Jaworski, special prosecutor (Watergate), dies at 77
  • Paul Godwin, [Goldfein], Polish/Dutch violist, dies at 80
  • Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist, dies at 55