What Happened on July 8, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "7 Brides for 7 Brothers" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • 15th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Hotel San Diego
  • Billy Martin records his 1,000th career win as a manager
  • Porn star John Homes convicted of receiving stolen property
  • Senegalese Trotskyist political party LCT is legally recognized.

Famous Birthdays

  • Hakim Warrick, American basketball player
  • Joshua Alba, American actor
  • Sophia Bush, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Isa Miranda, model/actress (Summertime), dies of infected bone at 77