Historical Events on November 16, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 5th space shuttle mission: Columbia lands at Edwards Air Force Base after 5 days in space
  • Agreement reached ending 57 day football strike
  • Space Shuttle Columbia completes its 1st operational flight

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tom Stoppard's "Real Thing" premieres in London

Playwright Tom Stoppard
Tom Stoppard