What Happened on September 30, 1982

Historical Events

  • 12th Commonwealth Games open in Brisbane, Australia

Album Release

Columbia Records releases Bruce Springsteen's sixth studio album "Nebraska", a solo record, made without a backing band

  • National railroad strike in Belgium
1982 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Kieran Culkin, American actor (Succession), born in New York City
  • Lacey Chabert, American actress (Party of Five, The Wild Thornberrys), born in Purvis, Mississippi
  • Michelle Marsh, British model, born in Roydon, England
  • Ryan Stout, American comedian, born in Cleveland, Ohio
Born in 1982

Famous Deaths

  • Bill George, American Pro Football HOF linebacker (8 × First-team All-Pro; 8 × Pro Bowl; Chicago Bears, LA Rams), dies in a road accident at 52

About September 30, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 6 months and 1 day
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