On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 46 kids & 7 adults die as 2 buses and several cars collide near Beaune, France
  • Finland, Italy, Germany, Austria and France form American European Football Federation (AEFF)
  • USSR performs nuclear Test

Famous Birthdays

  • Blessing Mahwire, Zimbabwean cricketer, born in Bikita, Masvingo, Zimbabwe
  • DeMarcus Ware, American NFL outside linebacker, defensive end (9-time Pro Bowl; Dallas Cowboys), born in Auburn, Alabama