On This Day

March 11, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Failed military coup under Rambocus and Hawker in Suriname
  • Harrison Williams (Sen-D-NJ) resigns rather than face expulsion
  • US boycotts Libyan crude oil

Deaths in History

  • Edmund Cooper, British sci-fi writer (Tomorrow Came), dies at 55
  • Horace Gregory, American poet, dies at 83
1982 in History