What Happened on June 25, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Blade Runner", directed by Ridley Scott, starring Harrison Ford and Rutger Hauer, is released

  • Greece abolishes headshaving of recruits in the military
  • Porn star John Holmes acquitted on murder charges
  • San Francisco holds its 1st County Fair
  • South African President P.W. Botha issues a new Proclamation again placing Ingwavuma under government control
  • US Secretary of State Alexander Haig Jr resigns, replaced by George P. Schultz

Famous Birthdays

  • Mikhail Youzhny, Russian tennis player
  • Rain, Korean singer (Rain, Jeong Ji-Hoon)