What Happened on July 7, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • David Moorcroft of UK sets record for 5000 m, 13:00.41
  • Steve Scott of US runs mile in a record 3:47.69

Famous Birthdays

  • Cassidy (Barry Adrian Reese), American rapper
  • George Owu, Ghanaian footballer
  • Mike Glita, American bassist (Senses Fail)

Famous Deaths

  • Bep [Elisa H] Bakhuis, soccer star/writer, dies at 76
  • Fred Stuthman, actor (Henry Adler-Hello Larry), dies at 63