What Happened on November 10, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • IMF lends Mexico $3.8 billion due to threatened bankrupcy
  • Susan Cooper/Hume Cronyn's "Foxfire" premieres in NYC
  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial opened

Famous Birthdays

  • Clayton Fortune, English footballer
  • Heather Matarazzo, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Elio Petri, Italian director (Workers Class), dies at 53

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Leonid Brezhnev, Soviet Leader, General Secretary (1964-82), dies of a heart attack at 75

Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet General Secretary
Leonid Brezhnev