What Happened on October 11, 1982

Historical Events

Country Music Association Awards

16th Country Music Association Award: Willie Nelson & Ricky Skaggs win

  • English ship Mary Rose, which sank during an engagement with France in 1545, raised at Portsmouth, England
  • Riot in Amsterdam as tram catches fire
1982 History

About October 11, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 11 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra

Holidays: Columbus Day (United States), Thanksgiving (Canada)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Jack & Diane - John Cougar
  • UK #1 Song: Pass The Dutchie - Musical Youth