On This Day

What Happened on April 17, 1982

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Proclamation of the Constitution Act by Canadian Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Pierre Trudeau
  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Brad Boyes, Canadian hockey player, born in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
  • Lee Joon-gi, South Korean actor and model, born in Busan, South Korea
1982 Highlights

About April 17, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 7 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries