On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Conch Republic is established - secession of the Florida Keys from the United States of America
  • The Sinclair ZX Spectrum is released.

Famous Birthdays

  • Taio Cruz, English singer and record producer, born in London

Famous Divorces


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Professional boxer George Foreman (33) divorces Sharon Goodson after 7 months of marriage

Boxing Champ George Foreman
Boxing Champ
George Foreman