What Happened on October 9, 1982

Historical Events

  • Attack on synagogue in Rome leaves 1 dead

Famous Birthdays

  • António Mendonça, Angolan footballer, born in Luanda, Angola
  • Kassa Overall, American jazz and hip-hop drummer, rapper, and bandleader, born in Seattle, Washington
  • Modeste M'bami, Cameroonian soccer midfielder (37 caps; CS Sedan, Paris Saint-Germain, Marseille; Olympic gold 2000), born in Yaoundé, Cameroon (d. 2023)
  • Shi Jun, Chinese footballer, born in Dalian, China
Born in 1982

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Freud, Austrian-English psychoanalyst and daughter of Sigmund Freud, dies at 86
1982 Highlights

About October 9, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Jack & Diane - John Cougar
  • UK #1 Song: Pass The Dutchie - Musical Youth