What Happened on November 18th, 1982

Day of Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Duk Koo Kim dies unexpectedly from injuries sustained during a 14-round match against Ray Mancini in Las Vegas, Nevada, prompting reforms in the sport of boxing.
  • Mariasela Alvarez of Dominican Republic, crowned 32nd Miss World

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Dillaway, actor (Min & Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78
  • H Kipphardt, writer, dies at 60