On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1982

Historical Events

  • "Taxi" last airs on ABC, moves to NBC in the fall
  • Battle of Sultan Yakoub - 3 IDF members captured
  • Iran recaptures Khorramshahr
  • Israeli troops reach outskirts of Beirut
  • John N McMahon replaces Bobby R Inman becomes deputy director of CIA

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Madeleine of Sweden
  • Tara Lipinski, figure skater (1997 World Champ), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Famous Deaths

  • Addie "Micki" Harris, American singer (Shirelles - "Will You Love Me Tomorrow"; "Soldier Boy"), dies of a heart attack at 42
  • Rainer Werner Fassbinder, German filmmaker and director (Marriage of Maria Braum), dies of drug overdose at 37
1982 Highlights

About June 10, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini