Historical Events on December 1, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

Music releaseAlbum Release

"Thriller", 6th studio album by Michael Jackson is released (Grammy Award Album of the Year 1984, best-selling album of all time, Billboard Album of the Year 1983)

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson

Film release premierFilm Premier

"Tootsie" directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Dustin Hoffman and Jessica Lange premieres in Hollywood

Actor Dustin Hoffman
Actor
Dustin Hoffman
Film Director, Producer and Actor Sydney Pollack
Film Director, Producer and Actor
Sydney Pollack
Actress Jessica Lange
Actress
Jessica Lange
  • Dentist Barney B Clark gets 1st artificial heart
  • Miguel de la Madrid inaugurated as President of Mexico