What Happened on November 4, 1982

Historical Events

  • Ruud Lubbers becomes Dutch premier

Famous Birthdays

  • Devin Hester, American football wide receiver (First-team All-Pro 2006, 07, 10; Pro Bowl 2006, 07, 10, 14; Chicago Bears, Atlanta Falcons), born in Riviera Beach, Florida
Born in 1982

Famous Deaths

  • Dominique Dunne, American actress (Poltergeist), murdered by boyfriend at 23
  • Jacques Tati, French director (Traffic, Playtime), dies at 74
  • Talfryn Thomas, Welsh character actor (Dad's Army -"Cheeseman"; Dr. Who), dies of a heart attack at 60
1982 Highlights

About November 4, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 40 years and 11 months
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