What Happened on February 10, 1982

Historical Events

  • 28 skiers perform backflips while holding hands, Bromont, Quebec

Famous Birthdays

  • Iafeta Paleaaesina, New Zealand rugby league footballer, born in Auckland, New Zealand

Justin Gatlin

Justin Gatlin, American sprinter (Olympic gold 100m 2004), born in Brooklyn, New York City


Famous Deaths

  • K R Meher-Homji, cricket wk (Test as Indian, catch no stumped), dies
  • Khershed Meherhomji, Indian cricketer (Indian wicket-keeper 1936), dies at 70
1982 Highlights

About February 10, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Centerfold - The J. Geils Band
  • UK #1 Song: A Town Called Malice/Precious - Jam