What Happened on June 15, 1982

Historical Events

  • Riots occur in Argentina after the country is defeated in the Falklands Island War
  • Supreme Court rules all children, regardless of citizenship, are entitled to a public education

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdur Razzak, Bangladeshi cricketer who took 600 first class wickets, born in Khulna, Bangladesh
  • Haley Scarnato, American pop singer (American Idol), born in San Antonio, Texas

Famous Deaths

  • Art Pepper, American jazz alto saxophonist and clarinetist, dies of a stroke at 56
  • Neil Fitzgerald, Irish actor (Bride of Frankenstein), dies at 90
1982 Highlights

About June 15, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini

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