What Happened on February 3, 1982

Historical Events

  • Columbia Shuttle moves to Vehicle Assembly Building at Kennedy Space Center (Florida) for mating for STS-3 mission
  • Greatest helicopter lift, 56,888 kg, Podmoscovnoe, USSR
  • John Sharples of England finishes 371 hours of disco dancing
  • Porn star John Holmes ordered to stand trial for murder
1982 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Alan Gurr, Australian V8 Supercar driver
  • Jessica Harp, American singer (The Wreckers)
Born in 1982

About February 3, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 7 months and 24 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: The Model/Computer Love - Kraftwerk