What Happened on November 12, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event of interestEvent of Interest

USSR KGB-chief Yuri V Andropov succeeds Leonid Brezhnev as USSR leader

Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet General Secretary
Leonid Brezhnev
  • 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
Anne Hathaway
  • Mikele Leigertwood, English footballer