On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Columbia Shuttle moves to Vandenberg AFB 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

Famous Birthdays

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