What Happened on November 1, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Andrew "Dice" Clay & George Wendt appear in "Trick or Treatment"
  • Honda becomes the first Asian automobile company to produce cars in the United States with the opening of their factory in Marysville, Ohio. The Honda Accord is the first car produced there.
  • Major leagues vote not to renew Commissioner Bowie Kuhn's contract

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Copon, American actor

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Director Martin Scorsese (39) divorces Isabella Rossellini (30) after 3 years of marriage

Film Director Martin Scorsese
Film Director
Martin Scorsese
Actress Isabella Rossellini
Isabella Rossellini

Famous Deaths

  • James Broderick, American actor and director (Dog Day Afternoon, Family), dies of cancer at 55
  • King Vidor, American film director (War & Peace, Stella Dallas), dies of a heart ailment at 88
  • Leighton Lucas, composer, dies at 79