On This Day

What Happened on October 27, 1982

Historical Events

  • China announces its population has reached 1 billion plus people
  • IBM ROM is capable of EGA graphics

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Moran, American computer hacker, born in Middlesex County, Massachusetts (d. 2013)
  • Patrick Fugit, American actor (Wristcutters: A Love Story), born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Takashi Tsukamoto, Japanese actor (Battle Royale), born in Tokyo
1982 Highlights

About October 27, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio