On This Day

November 22, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center via Kelly AFB, Texas

Birthdays in History

  • Alasdair Duncan, Australian novelist

Deaths in History

Person of interestJean Batten

Jean Batten, New Zealand aviator (first-ever solo flight from England to New Zealand in 1936), dies at 73

Aviator Jean Batten
Jean Batten