What Happened on November 14, 1982

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Polish Solidarity chairman Lech Wałęsa freed

Famous Birthdays

  • Boosie [Torence Hatch], American rapper (Incarcerated), born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Joy Williams, American singer-songwriter (The Civil Wars), born in West Branch, Michigan
  • Kyle Orton, American football player (Chicago Bears)
Born in 1982

Famous Deaths

  • Joachim Stutschewsky, Austrian-Israeli cellist, composer, and musicologist, dies at 91
1982 Highlights

About November 14, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 6 months and 17 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