What Happened on November 2, 1982

Historical Events

  • Fire in Salung tunnel, Afghanistan, 1,000+ Russians die

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Itandje, Cameroon soccer goal-keeper (12 caps; Lens), born in Bobigny, France
  • Kyoko Fukada, Japanese actress, model and singer, born in Kita, Tokyo, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Lester Roloff, Man of God, preacher.
1982 Highlights

About November 2, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 1 month and 4 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: Do You Really Want To Hurt Me - Culture Club