On This Day

What Happened on June 16, 1982

Historical Events

  • Britain requests Argentina to arrange for return of prisoners

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Wingert, American soccer player
  • Matt Costa, American singer/songwriter
  • May Andersen, Danish supermodel
  • Missy Peregrym, Canadian actress

Famous Deaths

  • James Honeyman-Scott, English rock guitarist and vocalist (The Pretenders - "Brass In Pocket"), overdoses on drugs at 25
1982 Highlights

About June 16, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini