On This Day

July 4, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 4th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 4 lands at Edwards AFB
  • Miguel de la Madrid Hurtado elected president of Mexico
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Deaths in History

  • Sylvestre A Guzman Fernandez, pres Dominican Rep, commits suicide
  • Terry Higgins, early British AIDS death (b. 1945)
1982 in History