On This Day

What Happened on November 11, 1982

Historical Events

  • 30th time Islanders shut-out-2-0 vs North Stars
  • 5th space shuttle mission: Columbia makes the first officially "operational" shuttle mission
  • Gas explosion in Israeli army headquarters near Tyre; kills 60
  • Joe Altobelli succeeds retiring Earl Weaver as Oriole manager

Famous Birthdays

  • Brittny Gastineau, American socialite
  • Lil' Dave, [Davis Shelton], rapper (Another Bad Creation), born in Boston, Massachusetts
1982 Highlights

About November 11, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 9 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio