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
Born in 1982

About October 27, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Scorpio

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Who Can It Be Now? - Men At Work
  • UK #1 Song: Do You Really Want To Hurt Me - Culture Club