On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1982

Historical Events


OlympicsOlympic Gold

IOC Executive Committee approves the reinstatement of Jim Thorpe's gold medals from the 1912 Olympics

Versatile Athlete Jim Thorpe
Versatile Athlete
Jim Thorpe

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Thorpe, Australian swimmer (5 Olympic gold medals), born in Sydney, Australia
1982 Highlights

About October 13, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 1 month and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra