What Happened on September 15, 1982

Historical Events

  • First issue of "USA Today" published by Gannett Co Inc
  • Israeli forces began pouring into west Beirut

Famous Deaths

  • Sadegh Ghotbzadeh, Iran's former foreign minister, executed in Iran
1982 Highlights

About September 15, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Hard To Say I'm Sorry - Chicago
  • UK #1 Song: Eye Of The Tiger - Survivor