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Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in September 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 September 1982: find out below

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of September 1982?


Events

  • 01 Sep 1982 Max speedometer reading mandated at 85 mph
  • 02 Sep 1982 Tom Baker, American actor, dies of a drug overdose at age 42 (born 1940).
  • 04 Sep 1982 Arson fire engulfs apt-hotel in LA, 25 die
  • 05 Sep 1982 82nd US Golf Amateur Championship won by Jay Sigel
  • 06 Sep 1982 Dutch Internal Minister Mr M Red assigns BVD to spy on communists
  • 08 Sep 1982 Dutch social dem party wins elections, fascist enters Dutch parliament
  • 09 Sep 1982 Your Arms are Too Short... opens at Alvin NYC for 69 performances
  • 10 Sep 1982 Decca releases Beatle audition Complete Silver Beatles album
  • 11 Sep 1982 96th US Womens Tennis: C E L Mills beats Hana Mandlikova (63 61)
  • 12 Sep 1982 102nd US Mens Tennis: Jimmy Connors beats Ivan Lendl (63 62 46 64)
  • 13 Sep 1982 Joe Lefevre gets six hits in one baseball game.
  • 14 Sep 1982 36 snow (Red Lodge, MT)
  • 15 Sep 1982 Pope John Paul II receives PLO leader Yasser Arafat
  • 16 Sep 1982 Massacre of 1000+ Palestinian refugees at Chatila and Sabra begins.
  • 17 Sep 1982 New Jersey Devils' first exhibition game, beating the Washington Capitals 3-1 in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
  • 18 Sep 1982 Christian militia begin killing six-hundred Palestinians in Lebanon.
  • 19 Sep 1982 34th Emmy Awards: Hill St. Blue, Barney Miller, Alan Alda and Carol Kane
  • 20 Sep 1982 Jalaluddin takes a one-day hat-trick Pakistan vs. Australia
  • 21 Sep 1982 STS-5 vehicle moves to launch pad
  • 23 Sep 1982 Amin Gemayel, brother of Bachir, is elected president of Lebanon.
  • 24 Sep 1982 US, Italian, and French peacekeeping troops begin arriving in Lebanon.
  • 25 Sep 1982 Northwestern ends 34 football game losing streak, beats No Ill 31-6
  • 26 Sep 1982 Patty Sheehan wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
  • 27 Sep 1982 Cards clinching NL East title
  • 28 Sep 1982 1st reports appear of death from cyanide-laced Tylenol capsules
  • 29 Sep 1982 1st broadcast of Cheers on NBC-TV
  • 30 Sep 1982 National railroad strike in Belgium

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Movies

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

Ikiru

Directed by: Akira Kurosawa

Starring: Takashi Shimura, Nobuo Kaneko, Shin'ichi Himori, Haruo Tanaka

Country: United States of America

Sunrise

Sunrise

Directed by: F.W. Murnau

Starring: George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor, Margaret Livingston, Bodil Rosing

Country: United States of America

The Bridge on the River Kwai

The Bridge on the River Kwai

Directed by: David Lean

Starring: William Holden, Alec Guinness, Jack Hawkins, Sessue Hayakawa

Country: United States of America

The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin, Robin Wright, Chris Sarandon

Country: United States of America

The Thin Man

The Thin Man

Directed by: W.S. Van Dyke

Starring: William Powell, Myrna Loy, Maureen O'Sullivan, Nat Pendleton

Country: United States of America

Books

Which were the most popular books released in September 1982?
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Cinnamon Skin by John D. MacDonald

Cinnamon Skin

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From a beloved master of crime fiction, Cinnamon Skin is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

The 13Th Valley by John M. Del Vecchio

The 13Th Valley

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A work that has served as a literary cornerstone for the Vietnam generation, The 13th Valley follows the strange and terrifying Vietnam combat experiences of James Chelini, a telephone-systems installer who

The One Tree by Stephen R. Donaldson

The One Tree

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My personal book from one of my favorite authors! This RARE FIRST EDITION 1982 COLLECTIBLE is a perfect gift for any Donaldson fan. Book is in great condition with no markings and a tight binding.

Miss Manners' Guide To Excruciatingly Correct Behavior by Judith Martin

Miss Manners' Guide To Excruciatingly Correct Behavior

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An indispensable manual to navigating life from birth to death without making a false move.Your neighbor denounces cellular telephones as instruments of the devil.

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.