June 18, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Voting Rights Act of 1965 extended by Senate by 85-8 vote

Birthdays in History

  • Sean Conant, Irish-American artist

Deaths in History

  • Djuna Barnes, American author (Nightwood), dies at 80
  • John Cheever, American writer (Wapshot Chronicle, Pulitzer), dies at 70
  • Roberto Calvi, Italian banker and director (Banco Ambrosiano), hangs himself at 62