On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1982

Historical Events

  • Academic Text Processing Service forms in Seattle

Famous Birthdays

  • Nuwan Kulasekara, Sri lankan cricketer

Famous Weddings

  • Biggest mass wedding, Rev Sun Myung Moon weds 2,200 couples in NYC

Famous Deaths

  • Lloyd Waner, American Baseball Hall of Fame center fielder (MLB All Star 1938; batting average over .300 x 10; Pittsburgh Pirates), dies from emphysema at 76
  • Sonny Stitt [Edward Hammond Boatner Jr], American jazz saxophonist (Blows the Blues), dies of cancer at 58
1982 Highlights

About July 22, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer