On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1982

Historical Events

Olympic Gold

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

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? 39 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra