July 16, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • CDC report on AIDS symptoms in three hemophiliacs
  • George P. Shultz sworn in as US Secretary of State
  • NASA launches Landsat 4 to thematic map the Earth
  • Sun Myung Moon sentenced to 18 months for tax fraud

Deaths in History

  • Charles Robberts, The first State President of South Africa, dies at 88
  • Leendert Braat, sculptor/writer (White World), dies