June 23, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • "Cleavage" opens and closes at Playhouse Theater NYC
  • -117°F; All time low at South Pole
  • Himmy, of Australia, weighs in at domestic cat record 20.7 kg (45 lb)
  • US pass the Intelligence Identities Protection Act (Public Law 97-200)

Deaths in History

  • Vincent Chin, Chinese-American hate crime victim (b. 1955)