June 8, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Brazilian B-727 flight crashes into mountain; 135 die
  • Emmy 9th Daytime Award presentation - Susan Lucci loses for 3rd time
  • Falklands War: Royal Fleet Auxiliary Sir Gahalad attacked in San Carlos Water ("Bomb Alley") by Argentine aircraft: 48 soldiers and crewman were killed.

Birthdays in History

  • Katy Morgan-Davies, British politician