What Happened on March 23, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events


BattleCoup d'état

Guatemala military coup under General Efraín Rios Montt, President Romeo Lucas flees

Dictator and President of Guatemala Efraín Ríos Montt
Dictator and President of Guatemala
Efraín Ríos Montt

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Isle's Mike Bossy's 20th career hat trick-4 goals

Ice Hockey Great Mike Bossy
Ice Hockey Great
Mike Bossy

Famous Birthdays

  • José Raúl Contreras, Chilean footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Mario Praz, Italian literary critic and scholar (Casa della vita), dies at 85