On This Day

What Happened on June 25, 1982

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

South African President P. W. Botha issues a new Proclamation again placing Ingwavuma under government control

President of South Africa P. W. Botha
President of South Africa
P. W. Botha
  • US Secretary of State Alexander Haig Jr resigns, replaced by George P. Schultz

Famous Birthdays

  • Mikhail Youzhny, Russian tennis player, born in Moscow, Russia
  • Rain [Jung Ji-hoon], Korean singer and actor (Full House), born in Seosan, South Chungcheong Province, South Korea
1982 Highlights

About June 25, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Cancer