On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1982

Historical Events

  • Agatha Barbara elected as 1st female president of Malta
  • Assembled STS-3 vehicle moves from Vehicle Assembly Building at Kennedy Space Center (Florida) to launch pad

Famous Birthdays

  • Lupe Fiasco [Wasalu Jaco] American rapper, (Lupe Fiasco's The Cool), born in Chicago Illinois
  • Wasalu Muhammad Jaco, American rock singer (Japanese Cartoon), born in Chicago Illinois

Famous Divorces

Farrah Fawcett

Actors Lee Majors and Farrah Fawcett Majors divorce

1982 Highlights

About February 16, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius