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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in November 1982.
The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on November 1982: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of November 1982?


Events

  • 01 Nov 1982 Andrew Dice Clay & George Wendt appear in Trick or Treatment
  • 02 Nov 1982 Fire in Salung tunnel, Afghanistan, 1,000+ Russians die
  • 03 Nov 1982 The Dow Jones Industrial Average surges 43.41 points, or 4.25 prercent, to close at 1,065.49, its first all-time high in more than nine years.
  • 04 Nov 1982 Ruud Lubbers becomes Dutch Premier
  • 05 Nov 1982 George Harrison releases Gone Troppo album
  • 06 Nov 1982 Joe Altobelli succeeds Earl Weaver as Oriole manager
  • 07 Nov 1982 Your Arms are Too Short to Box closes at Alvin NYC after 69 performances
  • 08 Nov 1982 In Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA a falling meteorite pierces the roof of a house.
  • 09 Nov 1982 Sugar Ray Leonard retires for the first time.
  • 10 Nov 1982 IMF lends Mexico $3.8 billion due to threatened bankrupcy
  • 11 Nov 1982 5th space shuttle mission-Columbia 5-launches first commercial flight.
  • 12 Nov 1982 USSR KGB-chief Yuri V Andropov succeeds Leonid Brezhnev as USSR leader
  • 13 Nov 1982 Vietnam War Memorial dedicated in Washington DC
  • 14 Nov 1982 Polish Solidarity Chairman Lech Walesa freed
  • 16 Nov 1982 5th Space Shuttle Mission-Columbia 5-lands at Edwards Air Force Base.
  • 17 Nov 1982 Dale Murphy wins NL MVP
  • 18 Nov 1982 Mariasela Alvarez of Dominican Republic, crowned 32nd Miss World
  • 20 Nov 1982 Drew Barrymore at age 7 hosts Saturday Night Live
  • 22 Nov 1982 Columbia returns to Kennedy Space Center via Kelly AFB, Texas
  • 23 Nov 1982 Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB and mated for STS-6
  • 24 Nov 1982 Orioles Cal Ripken is named AL Rookie of Year
  • 25 Nov 1982 The Minneapolis Thanksgiving Day Fire destroys an entire city block, including the Northwestern National Bank building and the recently closed Donaldson's Department Store.
  • 26 Nov 1982 Yasuhiro Nakasone elected Prime Minister of Japan succeeding Zenko Suzuki
  • 27 Nov 1982 5th time Rangers shut-out Islanders 3-0
  • 28 Nov 1982 Pirates of Penzance closes at Uris Theater NYC after 772 performances
  • 30 Nov 1982 STS-6 vehicle moves to launch pad

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Movies

Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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Gandhi

Gandhi

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Richard Attenborough

Starring: Ben Kingsley, John Gielgud, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox

Country: United States of America

The Last Unicorn

The Last Unicorn

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.

Starring: Jeff Bridges, Mia Farrow, Angela Lansbury, Alan Arkin

Country: United States of America

Valentina

Valentina

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Antonio José Betancor

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Jorge Sanz, Paloma Gómez, Saturno Cerra

Tootsie

Tootsie

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Starring: Dustin Hoffman, Jessica Lange, Teri Garr, Dabney Coleman

Country: United States of America

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Frances

Frances

Release year: 1982

Directed by: Graeme Clifford

Starring: Jessica Lange, Kim Stanley, Sam Shepard, Bart Burns

Books

Which were the most popular books released in November 1982?
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Space by James A. Michener

Space

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Already a renowned chronicler of the epic events of world history, James A. Michener tackles the most ambitious subject of his career: space, the last great frontier.

Mistral'S Daughter by Judith Krantz

Mistral'S Daughter

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They were three generations of magnificent red-haired beauties born to scandal, bred to success, bound to a single extraordinary man--Julien Mistral, the painter, the genius, the lover whose passions had seared them all.

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Storybook by William Kotzwinkle

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial Storybook

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1982 First Edition, Scholastic Book Services. Paperback. ISBN: 0590374085.

Atlantic High by William F. Buckley Jr

Atlantic High

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Atlantic High is ostensibly the tale of Buckley's 1980 voyage across the Atlantic Ocean, a recond of Buckley's meditations on the pleasures of sailing and the importance of good company.

Life, The Universe And Everything by Douglas Adams

Life, The Universe And Everything

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"HYSTERICAL!"--The Philadelphia InquirerThe unhappy inhabitants of planet Krikkit are sick of looking at the night sky above their heads--so they plan to destroy it.