Historical Events on May 26, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 26th European Cup: Aston Villa beats Bayern Munich 1-0 at Rotterdam
  • 35th Cannes Film Festival: "Missing" directed by Costa Gavras and "Yol" directed by Serif Goren and Yilmaz Guney jointly awarded the Palme d'Or
  • British ship Atlantic Conveyor carrying Chinook helicopters and destroyer HMS Coventry hit in Falkland war: 39 crew members die