On This Day

March 23, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


BattleCoup d'état

Guatemala military coup under General Efraín Rios Montt, President Romeo Lucas flees

Dictator and President of Guatemala Efraín Ríos Montt
Dictator and President of Guatemala
Efraín Ríos Montt

Deaths in History

  • Mario Praz, Italian literary critic and scholar (Casa della vita), dies at 85