What Happened on November 10, 1982

Historical Events

  • IMF lends Mexico $3.8 billion due to threatened bankruptcy

Famous Birthdays

  • Clayton Fortune, English footballer (Bristol City), born in Forest Gate, England
  • Heather Matarazzo, American actress (Welcome to the Dollhouse), born in Oyster Bay, New York
Born in 1982

Famous Deaths

  • Elio Petri, Italian director (The Working Class Goes to Heaven), dies of cancer at 53

Leonid BrezhnevLeonid Brezhnev (1906-1982)

General Secretary of the Soviet Union (1964-82), dies of a heart attack at 75

1982 Highlights

About November 10, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Up Where We Belong - Joe Cocker And Jennifer Warnes
  • UK #1 Song: I Don't Wanna Dance - Eddy Grant