What Happened on July 31, 1982

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 and defensive end (9 x Pro Bowl; Dallas Cowboys), born in Auburn, Alabama
1982 Highlights

About July 31, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Eye Of The Tiger - Survivor
  • UK #1 Song: Fame - Irene Cara