What Happened on November 12, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

KGB Chief Yuri Andropov succeeds Leonid Brezhnev as leader of the Soviet Union

Soviet General Secretary Yuri Andropov
Soviet General Secretary
Yuri Andropov
Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet General Secretary
Leonid Brezhnev
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site
  • Zaheer Abbas gets his 100th 100 in Test Cricket v India, goes to 215

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Anne Hathaway, American actress (The Princess Diaries), born in NYC, New York

Actress Anne Hathaway
Actress
Anne Hathaway
  • Mikele Leigertwood, English footballer