On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1982

Historical Events

  • President Galtieri resigns after leading Argentina to defeat in the Falkland Islands

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Reagan's 1st UN General Assembly address "We must serve mankind through genuine disarmament."

US President & Actor Ronald Reagan
US President & Actor
Ronald Reagan

Famous Birthdays

  • Jodie Whittaker, British actress (1st female "Doctor Who"), born in Skelmanthorpe, England
  • Marek SvatoŇ°, Slovakian ice hockey player
1982 Highlights

About June 17, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Gemini