On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

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