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* January 1+ – New ITV+ franchises, Central+, TVS+ and TSW+, are launched.
* January 6+William Bonin+ is convicted of being the Freeway Killer+ in California+.
* January 7+ – The Commodore 64+ 8-bit+ home computer+ is launched by Commodore International+ in Las Vegas+ (released in August); it becomes the all-time best-selling single personal computer model.
* January 8+AT&T Corporation+ agrees to divest itself into 22 subdivisions.
* January 10+ – The lowest ever United Kingdom temperature of Convert
* January 11+Mark Thatcher+, son of British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher+, disappears in the Sahara+ during the Dakar Rally+; he is rescued January 14+.
* January 11+January 17+ – A brutal cold snap sends temperatures to all-time record lows in dozens of cities throughout the Midwest+ern United States.
* January 13+ – Shortly after takeoff, Air Florida Flight 90+ crashes into Washington, D.C.'s 14th Street Bridge and falls into the Potomac River+, killing 78. On the same day, a Washington Metro+ train derails to the north, killing 3 (the system's first fatal accident).
* January 17+Cold Sunday+ sweeps over the northern United States+.
* January 18+1982 Thunderbirds Indian Springs Diamond Crash+: Four Northrop T-38+ aircraft of the United States Air Force Thunderbirds+ Demonstration Squadron crash at Indian Springs Air Force Auxiliary Field+, Nevada, killing all 4 pilots.
* January 26+
** Mauno Koivisto+ is elected President of Finland+.
** Unemployment+ in the United Kingdom increases by 129,918 to 3,070,621, a post-war record number.
* January 27+ – The Garret FitzGerald+ government of the Republic of Ireland+ is defeated 82–81 on its budget; the 22nd Dáil Éireann+ is dissolved.
* January 28+ – United States Army Brigadier General James L. Dozier+ is rescued by the Italian anti-terrorism+ Nucleo Operativo Centrale di Sicurezza+ (NOCS) force after being held captive for 42 days by the Red Brigades+.
* January 30+ – The first computer virus+, the Elk Cloner+, written by 15-year old Rich Skrenta+, is found. It infects Apple II+ computers via floppy disk+.

* February 1+Senegal+ and Gambia+ form a loose Senegambia Confederation+.
* February 2+ – The Hama massacre+ begins in Syria+.
* February 3+Syria+n president Hafez al-Assad+ orders the army to purge the city of Harran+ of the Muslim Brotherhood+.
* February 5+ – London-based Laker Airways+ collapses, leaving 6,000 stranded passengers and debts of $270 million.
* February 7+ - Iraq+i club Al-Shorta+ win the 1982 Arab Club Champions Cup+ with a 4-2 aggregate win over Al-Nejmeh+ in the final.
* February 9+Japan Airlines Flight 350+ crashes in Tokyo Bay+ due to thrust reversal+ on approach to Tokyo International Airport+, killing 24 among the 174 people on board.
* February 15+ – The oil platform+ ''Ocean Ranger+'' sinks during a storm off the coast of Newfoundland+, killing all 84 rig workers aboard.
* February 18+ – The Republic of Ireland general election+ gives a boost to Fianna Fáil+.
* February 19+ – The DeLorean Motor Company+ Car Factory in Belfast+ is put into receivership+.
* February 24+ – In South Africa, 22 National Party+ MPs led by Andries Treurnicht+ vote for no confidence in P. W. Botha+.
* February 25+ – The European Court of Human Rights+ rules that teachers who cane, belt or tase children against the wishes of their parents are in breach of the Human Rights Convention.
* February 27+Atlanta murders of 1979-1981+: Wayne Williams+ is convicted of murdering 2 adult men and is sentenced to two consecutive life terms+.

* March 3+Elizabeth II+ opens the Barbican Centre+ in London.
* March 9+Charles Haughey+ becomes Taoiseach+ of the Republic of Ireland+.
* March 10+
** The United States places an embargo+ on Libya+n oil+ imports, alleging Libyan support for terrorist groups+.
** Syzygy+: All 8 planets align on the same side of the Sun (see also Jupiter Effect+).
* March 16+ – In Newport, Rhode Island+, Claus von Bülow+ is found guilty of the attempted murder of his wife.
* March 18+
** An Argentine+ scrap metal dealer raises the Argentine flag+ in South Georgia+.
** Mary Whitehouse+'s private prosecution of ''The Romans in Britain+'' collapses.
* March 26+ – A ground-breaking ceremony for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial+ is held in Washington, D.C.
* March 29+
** Royal Assent+ is given to the Canada Act 1982+, setting the stage for the repatriation of the Canadian Constitution+ on April 17+.
** The 54th Academy Awards+, hosted by Johnny Carson+, are held at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion+ in Los Angeles, California+. ''Chariots of Fire+'' wins Best Picture+ and 3 other Academy Award+s.

* April 2+ – The Falklands War+ begins: Argentina+ invades+ and occupies+ the Falkland Islands+.
* April 4+Argentina+'s Invasion of South Georgia+ takes place.
* April 6+ – A blizzard unprecedented in size for April dumps 1–2 feet of snow on the northeastern United States+, closing schools and businesses, snarling traffic, and canceling several major league baseball games.
* April 17+ – By Proclamation of the Queen of Canada+ on Parliament Hill+, Canada patriate+s its constitution+, gaining full political independence from the United Kingdom; included is the country's first entrenched+ bill of rights+.
* April 23+Dennis Wardlow+, mayor of Key West, Florida+, declares the independent "Conch Republic+" for a day.
* April 24+ – German singer Nicole wins the Eurovision Song Contest 1982+ for Germany, with the song ''Ein Bisschen Frieden''.
* April 25+Israel+ completes its withdrawal from the Sinai Peninsula+ in accordance with the Egyptian–Israeli Peace Treaty+ of 1979+.
* April 26+Falklands War+: British troops retake South Georgia+ during Operation Paraquet+.
* April 30+ – The Bijon Setu massacre+ takes place in India+.

* May 1+ – A crowd of over 100,000 attends the first day of the 1982 World's Fair+ in Knoxville, Tennessee+, which is kicked off with an address by President Ronald Reagan+. Over 11 million people attend during its 6-month run.
* May 2+
** Falklands War+: The nuclear submarine HMS ''Conqueror''+ sinks the Argentine cruiser ''General Belgrano''+, killing 323 sailors. Operation Algeciras+, an attempt to destroy a Royal Navy+ warship in Gibraltar+, fails.
** The Weather Channel+ airs on cable television+ for the first time.
* May 4+Falklands War+: HMS ''Sheffield''+ is hit by an Exocet+ missile, and burns out of control; 20 sailors are killed. The ship sinks on May 10+.
* May 5+ – A Unabomber+ bomb explodes in the computer science+ department at Vanderbilt University+; secretary Janet Smith is injured.
* May 8+ – French-Canadian racing driver Gilles Villeneuve+ is killed during qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix+.
* May 12+
** Spanish priest Juan María Fernández y Krohn+ tries to stab Pope John Paul II+ with a bayonet+ during the latter's pilgrimage to the shrine at Fatima+.
** Braniff International Airways+ is declared bankrupt and ceases all flights.
* May 18+ - Falklands War+: The British Special Air Services+ launch an operation+ to destroy three Argentinean Exocet+ missile+s and five Super Étendard+ fighter-bomber+s in mainland Argentina+. It fails when the Argentineans discover about the plot.
* May 21+Falklands War+: British landings spark the Battle of San Carlos+.
* May 22+
** Falklands War+: HMS ''Ardent''+ is sunk by Argentine aircraft, killing 22 sailors.
** The International Maritime Organization+ (IMO) is established.
* May 23+ – Falklands War: HMS ''Antelope''+ is lost.
* May 24+
** Iran+ian troops retake Khorramshahr+.
** KGB+ head Yuri Andropov+ is appointed to the Secretariat of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union+.
* May 25+ – British ships HMS ''Coventry''+ and are sunk during the Falklands War+; Coventry by two A-4C Skyhawks+ and the latter sunk by an Exocet+.
* May 26+
** Aston Villa+ wins the European Cup+, beating Bayern Munich+ 1–0 after a 69-minute goal by Peter Withe+ in Rotterdam+.
** Kielder Water+, an artificial lake in Northumberland+, is opened.
* May 27+
** Tottenham Hotspur F.C.+ wins the FA Cup+, beating Queens Park Rangers+ 1–0 in a replay.
** Conservative+ candidate Tim Smith+ holds the seat of Beaconsfield+ in a by-election+. The Labour Party+ candidate is future Prime Minister+ Tony Blair+.
* May 28+Pope John Paul II's visit to the United Kingdom+, the first by a reigning pope+, begins.
* May 28+29+Falklands War+: Battle of Goose Green+: British forces defeat a larger Argentine force.
* May 30+
** Spain becomes the 16th member of NATO+ and the first nation to enter the alliance since West Germany's admission in 1955+.
** Indianapolis 500+: In what Indianapolis Motor Speedway+ historian Donald Davidson+ and Speedway public address announcer Tom Carnegie later call the greatest moment in the track's history, 1973+ winner Gordon Johncock+ wins his second race over 1979+ winner Rick Mears+ by 0.16 seconds, the closest finish to this date, after Mears draws alongside Johncock with a lap remaining, after erasing a seemingly insurmountable advantage of more than 11 seconds in the final 10 laps.
** Hussain Muhammad Ershad+ seizes power in Bangladesh.
** Cal Ripken, Jr.+ plays the first of what eventually becomes his record-breaking streak of 2,632 consecutive Major League Baseball+ games.

* June 6+
** The 1982 Lebanon War+ begins: Forces under Israel+i Defense Minister Ariel Sharon+ invade southern Lebanon+ in their "Operation Peace for the Galilee," eventually reaching as far north as the capital Beirut+.
** The United Nations Security Council+ votes to demand that Israel+ withdraw its troops from Lebanon+.
* June 8+
** President Ronald Reagan+ becomes the first American chief executive to address a joint session of the British Parliament+.
** Falklands War+: British RFA+ ''Sir Galahad''+ is destroyed during the Bluff Cove Air Attacks+
** VASP Flight 168+, a Boeing 727+ passenger jet, crashes into forest Fortaleza+, killing 137.
* June 12+ – A rally against nuclear weapon+s draws 750,000 to New York City's Central Park+. Jackson Browne+, James Taylor+, Bruce Springsteen+, and Linda Ronstadt+ attend. An international convocation at The Cathedral of St. John the Divine features prominent peace activists from around the world and afterward participants march on Fifth Avenue to Central Park for the rally.
* June 13+
** The 1982 FIFA World Cup+ begins in Spain.
** Fahd+ becomes King of Saudi Arabia+ upon the death of his brother, Khalid+.
* June 14+ – The Falklands War+ ends: Formal surrender+ of Argentine forces, and liberation of the Falkland Islanders+.
* June 18+ – Argentine military dictator Leopoldo Galtieri+ resigns, in the wake of his country's defeat in the Falklands War+.
* June 19+ – The body of "God's Banker", Roberto Calvi+, chairman of Banco Ambrosiano+, is found hanging beneath Blackfriars Bridge+ in London.
* June 21+Prince William+ is born at St Mary's Hospital+ in Paddington+, West London.
* June 24+British Airways Flight 9+ suffers a temporary four-engine flameout and damage to the exterior of the plane, after flying through the otherwise undetected ash plume+ from Indonesia's Mount Galunggung+.
* June 25+ – The Institute for Puerto Rican Policy is founded in New York City to research and advocate for Puerto Rican and Latino community issues. In 2006+, it changes its name to the National Institute for Latino Policy+.
* June 30+ – The Equal Rights Amendment+ falls short of the 38 states needed to pass; Phyllis Schlafly+ and other leaders of the Christian right+ take credit for its defeat.

* July 2+
** Larry Walters+, a.k.a. Lawn Chair Larry, flies above Long Beach, California+, in a lawn chair with weather balloon+s attached.
** Roy Jenkins+ is elected Leader of the Social Democratic Party+.
* July 3+ASLEF+ train drivers in the United Kingdom go on strike over hours of work; they return to work on July 18+.
* July 4+ – Four Iran+ian diplomats are kidnapped upon Israel+'s invasion of Lebanon+.
* July 6+ – A lunar eclipse (umbral duration 236 min and total duration 106 min, the longest of the 20th century) occurs.
* July 9+
** Pan Am Flight 759+ (Boeing 727+) crashes in Kenner, Louisiana+, killing all 146 on board and 8 on the ground.
** Intruder Michael Fagan+ visits Elizabeth II+ in her bedroom for a chat.
* July 11+Italy+ beats West Germany+ 3–1 to win the 1982 FIFA World Cup+ in Spain.
* July 12+Checker Motors Corporation+ ceases production of automobiles.
* July 15+Geoffrey Prime+, a GCHQ+ civil servant, is remanded in custody on charges under the Official Secrets Act 1911+.
* July 16+ – In New York City, the Reverend Sun Myung Moon+ is sentenced to 18 months in prison and fined $25,000 for tax fraud and conspiracy to obstruct justice.
* July 19+William Whitelaw+, Home Secretary+, announces that Michael Trestrail (the Queen's bodyguard) has resigned from the Metropolitan Police Service+ over a relationship with a male prostitute.
* July 20+ – The Provisional IRA+ detonates 2 bombs in central London, killing 8 soldiers, wounding 47 people, and leading to the deaths of 7 horses.
* July 21+HMS ''Hermes''+, the Royal Navy+ flagship+ during the Falklands War+, returns home to Portsmouth+ to a hero's welcome.
* July 23+
** The International Whaling Commission+ decides to end commercial whaling+ by 1985–1986+.
** A coroner's jury returns a verdict of suicide on Roberto Calvi+, who was found hanging under Blackfriars Bridge+.
** Torrential rain and mudslides in Nagasaki+, Japan destroy bridges and kill 299.
** On a movie set, the ''Twilight Zone'' actor Vic Morrow+ and 2 child actors die in a helicopter stunt accident.
* July 31+ – In Beaune+, France, 53 persons, 46 of them children, die in a highway accident (France's worst).

* August 1+ – Attempted coup against government of Daniel Arap Moi in Kenya+.
* August 3+Venezuela+ recognizes the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic+ (SADR).
* August 4+ – The United Nations Security Council+ votes to censure+ Israel because its troops are still in Lebanon.
* August 7+ – Italian Prime Minister Giovanni Spadolini+ resigns.
* August 11+Suriname+ recognizes the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic+ (SADR).
* August 12+ – Mexico announces it is unable to pay its large foreign debt, triggering a debt crisis+ that quickly spread throughout Latin America.
* August 13+ – In Hong Kong, health warnings on cigarette packets are made statutory.
* August 17+ – The first compact disc+s (CDs) are released to the public in Germany.
* August 20+Lebanese Civil War+: A multinational force lands in Beirut+ to oversee the PLO+ withdrawal from Lebanon+. French troops arrive August 21+, U.S. Marines August 25+.

* September 3+ – Italian general Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa+ is killed in a Mafia ambush.
* September 5+Iowa+ paperboy Johnny Gosch+ is kidnapped.
* September 14+Lebanese+ President-elect Bachir Gemayel+ is assassinated in Beirut+.
* September 18+ – The Lebanese Christian militia (the Phalange+) kill thousands of Palestinians+ in the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps with the overlooking of Israeli troops in West Beirut. The massacre is in retaliation for the assassination of pro-Israel president-elect, Bachir Gemayel, as well as several Palestinian massacres against Lebanese Christians.
* September 19+ – The first emoticon+s are posted by Scott Fahlman+.
* September 21+ – The first International Day of Peace+ is proclaimed by the (United Nations+).
* September 23+Amin Gemayel+, brother of Bachir, is elected president of Lebanon+.
* September 25+ – In Israel, 400,000 marchers demand the resignation of Prime Minister Menachem Begin+.
* September 26+Thermal+s take Australian parachutist Rich Collins up to during a jump; he almost blacks out due to lack of oxygen. He releases his main parachute+ to fall to lower altitude and lands by his reserve parachute.
* September 29+October 1+ – The 1982 Chicago Tylenol murders+ occur when 7 people in the Chicago area die after ingesting capsules laced with potassium cyanide+.

* October 1+
** Helmut Kohl+ replaces Helmut Schmidt+ as Chancellor of Germany+ through a constructive vote of no confidence+.
** In Orlando, Florida+, Walt Disney World+ opens the second largest theme park, EPCOT Center+, to the public for the first time.
** Sony+ launches the first consumer compact disc+ (CD) player (model CDP-101+).
* October 8+ – Poland bans Solidarity+ after having suspended it on 13 December 1981.
* October 11+ – The ''Mary Rose+'', flagship of Henry VIII of England+ that sank in 1545+, is raised from the Solent+.
* October 13+ – The Ford Sierra+ is launched in Europe, replacing the Ford Cortina+.
* October 19+John De Lorean+ is arrested for selling cocaine+ to undercover FBI+ agents (he is later found not guilty due to entrapment+).
* October 20+
** Luzhniki disaster+: During the UEFA Cup+ match between FC Spartak Moscow+ and HFC Haarlem+, 66 people are crushed to death.
** World Series+: The St. Louis Cardinals+ defeat the Milwaukee Brewers+ 6–3 in game 7.
* October 27+
** In Canada, Dominion Day+ is officially renamed Canada Day+.
** The Homosexual Offences (Northern Ireland) Order 1982+ comes into effect, decriminalising homosexuality in Northern Ireland for those aged 18 or older.
* October 28+ – The Socialist Party+ wins the election+ in Spain; Felipe González+ is elected Prime Minister.

* November 2+Channel 4+, a British public-service television broadcaster, is launched.
* November 3+
** A gasoline or petrol tanker explodes in the Salang Tunnel+ in Afghanistan+, killing at least 176 people.
** The Dow Jones Industrial Average+ surges 43.41 points, or 4.25%, to close at 1,065.49, its first all-time high in more than 9 years. It last hit a record on January 11, 1973 when the average closed at 1,051.70. The points gain is the biggest ever up to this point.
* November 6+Camerun+ president Ahmadou Ahidjo+ resigns, replaced by Paul Biya+.
* November 7+ – The Thames Barrier+ is first publicly demonstrated.
* November 8+Kenan Evren+ becomes the seventh president of Turkey+ as a result of constitution referendum. His former title was '''head of state'''.
* November 12+ – In the Soviet Union+, former KGB+ head Yuri Andropov+ is selected to become the general secretary of the Soviet Communist Party's Central Committee, succeeding the late Leonid I. Brezhnev+.
* November 13+ – The Vietnam Veterans Memorial+ is dedicated in Washington, D.C., after a march to its site by thousands of Vietnam War+ veterans.
* November 14+ – The leader of Poland's outlawed Solidarity+ movement, Lech Wałęsa+, is released from 11 months of internment near the Soviet+ border.
* November 20+
**The General Union of Ecuadorian Workers+ (UGTE) is founded.
**University of California, Berkeley+ executes "The Play+" in a college football+ game against Stanford+. Completing a wacky 57-yard kickoff return that includes 5laterals, Kevin Moen runs through Stanford band members who had prematurely come onto the field. His touchdown stands and California wins 25–20.
* November 25+ – The Minneapolis Thanksgiving Day fire+ destroys an entire city block of downtown Minneapolis, including the headquarters of Northwestern National Bank+.
* November 27+Yasuhiro Nakasone+ becomes Prime Minister of Japan.
* November 28+ – Representatives from 88 countries gather in Geneva+ to discuss world trade+ and ways to work toward aspects of free trade+.
* November 30+Michael Jackson+ releases ''Thriller+'', the biggest selling album+ of all time.

* December 1+Miguel de la Madrid+ takes office as President of Mexico+.
* December 2+ – At the University of Utah+, 61-year-old retired dentist Barney Clark+ becomes the first person to receive a permanent artificial heart+ (he lives for 112 days with the device).
* December 3+ – A final soil sample is taken from the site of Times Beach, Missouri+. It is found to contain 300 times the safe level of dioxin+.
* December 4+ – The People's Republic of China adopts its current constitution+.
* December 7+ – The first U.S. execution+ by lethal injection+ is carried out in Texas+.
* December 8+ – The December murders+ occur in Suriname.
* December 11+ - Pop group ABBA+ make their final public performance on the British TV programme The Late, Late Breakfast Show+.
* December 12+ – Women's peace protest at Greenham Common+: 30,000 women hold hands and form a human chain around the 14.5 km (9 mi) perimeter fence+.
* December 13+ – An earthquake (Richter Scale 6.0 magnitude) in Dhamar+, northern Yemen+, kills at least 1,507.
* December 14+Bolivia+ recognizes the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic+ (SADR).
* December 16+ - The United Freedom Front+ bombs an office of South African Airways+ in Elmont, NY and an IBM+ office in Harrison, NY. Two police officers suffer hearing damage. The UFF claimed responsibility for the IBM building bombing in March 1984, stating that the company was targeted because of its business in South Africa under Apartheid+.
* December 22+ – The Indian Ocean Commission+ (Commission de l'Océan Indien) (COI) is created by Port Louis+ Agreement.
* December 23+ – The United States Environmental Protection Agency+ recommends the evacuation of Times Beach, Missouri+ due to dangerous levels of dioxin+ contamination.
* December 24+ – The "Christmas Eve Blizzard of '82" hits Denver+.
* December 26+ – ''Time+'' magazine's Man of the Year+ is given for the first time to a non-human, the computer.

* The population of the People's Republic of China+ alone exceeds 1 billion making China the first nation to have a population of more the 1 billion.
* A global surplus of crude oil+ causes gasoline+ prices to collapse.
* A brief but severe recession+ begins in the United States.
* Seattle+ is officially dubbed the ''Emerald City+'' after a contest is held to choose a new city slogan.
* George Stigler+ is awarded Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences+.
* The car brand Toyota Camry+ is introduced.
* Jonathan Schell+'s ''The Fate of the Earth+'', published in book format in the United States, warns of the dangers of the nuclear arms race+.
* Dorling Kindersley+, formerly a book packager+, begins publishing.
* In a Gallup Poll+, 51% of Americans do not accept homosexuality+ as normal.
* The first China Central Television+ New Year's Gala program starts. This program is watched by 1.1 billion Chinese every year.




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* January 1+
** Kevin Dudley+, American football player
** David Nalbandian+, Argentine tennis player
* January 3+Chisu+, Finnish singer-songwriter
* January 4+
** Kang Hye-jung+, South Korean actress
** Richard Logan+, English footballer
* January 5+
** Janica Kostelić+, Croatian skier
** Vadims Vasilevskis+, Latvian javelin thrower
* January 6+
** Eddie Redmayne+, English actor
** Gilbert Arenas+, American basketball player
* January 7+
** Francisco Rodríguez+, Venezuelan baseball player
** Camilo Villegas+, Colombian golfer
* January 9+Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge+, British princess and wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge+
* January 10+
** Ana Layevska+, Ukrainian–born, Mexican singer and actress
** Misato Fukuen+, Japanese voice actress
* January 11+Ashley Taylor Dawson+, English singer (allSTARS*+) and actor
* January 12+Dontrelle Willis+, American baseball player
* January 13+
** Guillermo Coria+, Argentine tennis player
** Ruth Wilson+, English actress
* January 14+
** Caleb Followill+, American singer (Kings of Leon+)
** Víctor Valdés+, Spanish football player
* January 15+Benjamin Agosto+, American skater
* January 17+Dwyane Wade+, American basketball player
* January 18+
** Quinn Allman+, American guitarist (The Used+)
** Joanna Newsom+, American singer, harpist, pianist and songwriter
* January 19+Jodie Sweetin+, American actress
* January 20+Erin Wasson+, American model, actress and occasional stylist and designer
* January 21+Go Shiozaki+, Japanese professional wrestler
* January 22+
** Liane Bahler+, German professional cyclist (d. 2007+)
** Jason Peters+, American football player
* January 23+
** Patrick Levis+, American actor
* January 25+
** Sho Sakurai+, Japanese singer
** Noemi+, Italian singer
* January 26+Brahim Takioullah+, Moroccan+ ''Guinness World Records''-holder
* January 28+Ainett Stephens+, Venezuelan television personality/model in Italy
* January 29+
** Adam Lambert+, American singer
** Heidi Mueller+, American actress
* January 31+Elena Paparizou+, Greek-Swedish singer, Eurovision Song Contest+ 2005 winner



* February 1+
** Gavin Henson+, Welsh rugby union player
** Iness Chepkesis Chenonge+, Kenyan athlete
* February 2+
** Kelly Mazzante+, American basketball player
** Filippo Magnini+, Italian swimmer
** Li-Mei Chiang+, Japanese actress
* February 3+
** Vera Brezhneva+, Ukrainian and Russian pop-singer and television presenter
** Jessica Harp+, American songwriter and former country artist (The Wreckers+)
* February 4+
** Mandisa Stevenson+, American basketball player
** Tomas Vaitkus+, Lithuanian professional road racing cyclist
* February 5+
** Kevin Everett+, American football player
** Yū Kobayashi+, Japanese voice actress
* February 6+ - Alice Eve+, English actress
* February 8+Zersenay Tadese+, Eritrean long distance track/road running athlete
* February 9+Ami Suzuki+, Japanese singer
* February 10+
** Mon Redee Sut Txi+, Malaysian athlete
** Justin Gatlin+, American athlete
* February 11+
** Neil Robertson+, Australian snooker player
** Natalie Dormer+, English actress
* February 13+Lanisha Cole+, American model
* February 14+Marián Gáborík+, Czechoslovakian (now Slovakia) hockey player ''(Minnesota Wild)''
*February 16+Lupe Fiasco+, American rapper
* February 17+Adriano Leite Ribeiro+, Brazilian footballer
* February 18+Jessie Ward+, American actress
* February 19+Camelia Potec+, Romanian swimmer
* February 22+
** Kelly Johnson+, American baseball player
** Jenna Haze+, American pornographic actress
* February 25+
** Chris Baird+, Northern Irish footballer
** Maria Kanellis+, American professional wrestler/model
* February 28+
** Andres Nuiamäe+, Estonian soldier (d. 2004+)
** Natalia Vodianova+, Russian model, actress and philanthropist



* March 1+Cassandra Ponti+, Filipina actress, dancer, and model
* March 2+
** Henrik Lundqvist+, Swedish hockey goaltender
** Ben Roethlisberger+, American football player
** Mike Nugent+, American football player
** Kevin Kuranyi+, German soccer player
* March 3+Jessica Biel+, American actress
* March 4+
** Landon Donovan+, American soccer player
** Yasemin Mori+, Turkish musician
* March 5+Daniel Carter+, New Zealand rugby player
* March 6+Stephen Jordan+, English footballer
* March 8+
** Nicoleta Onel+, Romanian gymnast
** Kat Von D+, Mexican-American tattoo artist
* March 9+Paul Ballard+, English television presenter
* March 10+Kwame Brown+, American basketball player
* March 11+Thora Birch+, American actress
* March 15+
** Bobby Boswell+, American soccer player
** Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich+, Kenyan long-distance runner
* March 18+Adam Pally+, American actor and comedian
* March 19+Triana Iglesias+, Norwegian model/Playboy Cyber Girl
* March 20+Nick Wheeler+, American musician ''(The All-American Rejects)''
* March 21+Maria Elena Camerin+, Italian tennis player
* March 23+Tomasz Kuszczak+, Polish football goalkeeper
* March 24+Kenichirou Ohashi+, Japanese voice actor
* March 25+
** Danica Patrick+, American race car driver
** Sean Faris+, American actor
* March 26+Mikel Arteta+, Spanish football player
* March 29+ - Hideaki Takizawa+, Japanese actor and singer (Tackey and Tsubasa+)
* March 30+
** Jason Dohring+, American actor
** Philippe Mexes+, French footballer
** Javier Garcia Portillo+, Spanish footballer




* April 1+
** Andreas Thorkildsen+, Norwegian javelin thrower
** Taran Killam+, American actor and comedian
** Robert Vittek+, Slovakian football player
* April 2+David Ferrer+, Spanish tennis player
* April 4+
** Justin Cook+, American voice actor
** Jared Allen+, American football player
** Cobie Smulders+, Canadian actress
** Kasumi Nakane+, Japanese gravure idol
* April 5+
** Hayley Atwell+, English actress
** Matt Pickens+, American soccer player
* April 6+
** Ilan Hall+, Israeli-American chef
** Bret Harrison+, American actor and singer
** Euclides Varela+, Cape Verdean long-distance runner
* April 7+
** Sonjay Dutt+, Indian American professional wrestler
** Kelli Young+, English singer (Liberty X+)
* April 9+
** Jay Baruchel+, Canadian actor
** Olimpio Cipriano+, Angolan basketball player
* April 10+Chyler Leigh+, American actress
* April 12+Easton Corbin+, American country music singer
* April 13+Nellie McKay+, American singer
* April 14+Larissa França+, Brazilian beach volleyball player
* April 15+Seth Rogen+, Canadian actor/comedian
* April 18+
** Scott Hartnell+, Canadian hockey player
** Marie-Élaine Thibert+, Canadian singer
* April 19+Ignacio Serricchio+, Argentine-born American actor
* April 20+Keiichiro Nagashima+, Japanese speed skater
* April 22+Kaká+, Brazilian footballer
* April 24+
** Kelly Clarkson+, American singer
** Shayna Nackoney+, Canadian synchronized swimmer
* April 25+Monty Panesar+, English cricketer
* April 26+
** Nadja Benaissa+, German pop singer
** Jon Lee+, English singer (S Club 7+) and actor
* April 27+Katrina Johnson+, American actress
*April 28+
** Nikki Grahame+, British reality TV star
** Donna Feldman+, American model and actress
** Harry Shum, Jr.+, Costa Rican dancer and actor.
* April 30+
** Kirsten Dunst+, American actress
** Lloyd Banks+, American rapper; member of G-Unit+
** Drew Seeley+, Canadian actor, singer-songwriter and dancer



* May 1+Darijo Srna+, Croatian soccer player
* May 1+ - Jamie Dornan+, Irish actor
* May 4+
** Markus Rogan+, Austrian swimmer
** Vera Schmidt+, Hungarian singer-songwriter
* May 6+Jason Witten+, American football player
* May 7+Ákos Buzsáky+, Hungarian footballer
* May 8+Adrian Gonzalez+, Mexican-American baseball player
* May 9+Rachel Boston+, American actress
* May 10+
** Adebayo Akinfenwa+, English footballer
** Jeremy Gable+, American playwright
* May 11+Cory Monteith+, Canadian actor (d. 2013+)
* May 13+Oguchi Onyewu+, American soccer player
* May 14+Ai Shibata+, Japanese swimmer
* May 15+
** Veronica Campbell-Brown+, Jamaican athlete
** Jessica Sutta+, American dancer, showgirl, singer
** Tatsuya Fujiwara+, Japanese actor
* May 17+
** Dylan Macallister+, Australian soccer player
** Tony Parker+, French basketball player
* May 19+
** Kevin Amankwaah+, English footballer
** Rebecca Hall+, British actress
* May 20+Petr Čech+, Czech footballer
* May 22+
**Apolo Anton Ohno+, American short track speed skater and actor
**Erin McNaught+, 2006 Miss Australia
* May 23+Tristan Prettyman+, American singer/songwriter
* May 25+Alexandr Ivanov+, Russian javelin thrower
* May 26+Yoko Matsugane+, Japanese model
* May 27+Michael de Grussa+, Australian musician/comedian
* May 29+
** Ana Beatriz Barros+, Brazilian model
** Anita Briem+, Icelandic actress



* June 1+Justine Henin+, Belgian tennis player
* June 3+Yelena Isinbayeva+, Russian athlete
* June 5+Yoo In-na+, South Korean actor
* June 7+Amy Nuttall+, British actress and opera singer
* June 8+
** Josh Pence+, American actor
** Nadia Petrova+, Russian tennis player
* June 10+
** Tara Lipinski+, American figure skater
** Princess Madeleine of Sweden+
* June 11+
** Diana Taurasi+, American basketball player
** Eldar Rønning+, Norwegian cross-country skier
* June 12+Jason David+, American football player
* June 13+Kenenisa Bekele+, Ethiopian long-distance runner
* June 14+
** Jamie Green+, English race car driver
** Nicole Irving+, Australian swimmer
** Luda Kroiter+, Moldavian-born 5 time world salsa champion and ''Dancing with the Stars+'' instructor
** Lang Lang+, Chinese pianist
* June 15+James Lamont+, English television writer
* June 16+Missy Peregrym+, Canadian actress
* June 17+ - Arthur Darvill+, British actor
* June 18+Marco Borriello+, Italian football player
* June 19+ - Mika Kamita+, Japanese singer
* June 21+Prince William, Duke of Cambridge+, British prince and son of Charles, Prince of Wales+, and Diana, Princess of Wales+
* June 22+Soraia Chaves+, Portuguese actress and model
** Ian Kinsler+, American baseball player
* June 23+Joona Puhakka+, Finnish diver
* June 24+Jarret Stoll+, Canadian ice hockey player
* June 25+Mikhail Youzhny+, Russian tennis player
* June 27+Takeru Shibaki+, Japanese actor
* June 29+ - Matthew Mercer+, American voice actor, screenwriter and director
* June 30+Lizzy Caplan+, American actress




* July 1+Hilarie Burton+, American actress and VJ
* July 5+
** Alberto Gilardino+, Italian footballer
** Dave Haywood+, American singer
* July 7+Jan Laštůvka+, Czech footballer
* July 8+
** Sophia Bush+, American actress
** Hakim Warrick+, American basketball player
* July 9+
** Slaine Kelly+, Irish actress
** Sakon Yamamoto+, Japanese racecar driver
* July 10+Sebastian Mila+, Polish footballer
* July 12+Antonio Cassano+, Italian footballer
* July 13+Shin-Soo Choo+, Korean baseball player
* July 15+
** Cristian Dănălache+, Romanian footballer
** Carl Espen+, Norwegian singer and songwriter, known for song Silent Storm+
* July 16+Steven Hooker+, Australian pole vaulter
* July 17+Natasha Hamilton+, English singer (Atomic Kitten+)
* July 18+
** Priyanka Chopra+, Indian actress and beauty queen, Miss World+ 2000
** Ryan Cabrera+, Colombian-American pop rock musician
* July 19+
** Jared Padalecki+, American actor
** Katee Shean+, American choreographer, actor, and singer
* July 21+
** Jason Cram+, Australian swimmer
** Mao Kobayashi+, Japanese actress and journalist
* July 23+Paul Wesley+, American actor
* July 24+Anna Paquin+, Canadian-born actress
* July 25+Brad Renfro+, American actor (d. 2008+)
* July 29+Allison Mack+, German-American actress
* July 30+
** James Anderson+, English cricketer
** Yvonne Strahovski+, Australian actress




* August 1+Orelsan+, French rapper
* August 2+Hélder Postiga+, Portuguese footballer
* August 5+Lolo Jones+, American track and field athlete
* August 6+Kevin van der Perren+, Belgian figure skater
* August 7+
** Yana Klochkova+, Ukrainian swimmer
** Marco Melandri+, Italian motorcycle racer
* August 9+Tyson Gay+, American athlete
* August 10+
** Devon Aoki+, American supermodel and actress
** Shaun Murphy+, English snooker player
* August 12+Jon Olsson+, Swedish freestyle skier
* August 13+Shani Davis+, American speed skater
* August 14+Larissa Franca+, Brazilian beach volleyball player
* August 15+Tsuyoshi Hayashi+, Japanese actor
* August 16+
** Joleon Lescott+, English footballer
** Todd Haberkorn+, American voice actor
* August 17+
** Jon Olsson+, Swedish Fresstyle Skier
** Mark Salling+, American actor
* August 19+Willy Denzey+, French singer
* August 20+Jamil Walker Smith+, American actor
* August 21+ - Akane Omae+, Retired Japanese voice actress
* August 23+Natalie Coughlin+, American Olympic swimmer
* August 24+Kim Källström+, Swedish footballer
* August 26+John Mulaney+, American comedian
* August 28+
** LeAnn Rimes+, American country singer
** Karo Parisyan+, Armenian MMA fighter
* August 29+
** Carlos Delfino+, Argentine basketball player
** Vincent Enyeama+, Nigerian football goalkeeper
* August 30+Andy Roddick+, American tennis player
* August 31+José Manuel Reina Páez+, Spanish footballer



* September 1+Jeffrey Buttle+, Canadian figure skater
* September 2+
** Alan Tate+, British professional footballer
** Mandy Cho+, Hong Kong actress
* September 3+
** Sarah Burke+, Canadian freestyle skier (d. 2012+)
** Ayumi Fujimura+, Japanese voice actress
* September 5+Cyndi Wang+, Taiwanese singer and actress
* September 7+ - Ryoko Shiraishi+, Japanese voice actress
* September 9+Ai Otsuka+, Japanese singer, songwriter, pianist and actress
* September 11+Shriya Saran+, Indian actress
* September 12+Nana Ozaki+, Japanese gravure idol
* September 13+Nenê+, Brazilian basketball player
* September 18+Lukas Reimann (Swiss politician)+
* September 19+Nicole Voss+, American model
* September 20+JJ Jia+, Chinese actress
* September 22+
** Kosuke Kitajima+, Japanese swimmer
** Billie Piper+, English actress and singer
* September 23+Shyla Stylez+, Canadian pornographic actress
* September 25+Hyun Bin+, Korean actor
* September 26+Betty Sun+, Chinese actress
* September 27+
** Darrent Williams+, American football player (d. 2007+)
** Lil Wayne+, African-American rapper
** Jon McLaughlin+, American pop rock singer-songwriter and pianist
** Ella Scott Lynch+, Australian actress
* September 28+
** St. Vincent+, American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist
** Emeka Okafor+, American basketball player
** Megumi Kagurazaka+, Japanese actress
** Abhinav Bindra+, Indian shooter
** Ranbir Kapoor+, Indian actor
** Anderson Varejão+, American basketball player
* September 29+
**Ariana Jollee+, American porn actress and director
**Amy Williams+, British Olympic medallist
* September 30+
** Lacey Chabert+, American actress
** Kieran Culkin+, American actor
** Michelle Marsh+, British model
** Li Xiaolu+, Chinese actress




* October 1+Sandra Oxenryd+, Swedish pop singer
* October 2+Tyson Chandler+, American basketball player
* October 3+Erik von Detten+, American actor
* October 5+Zhang Yining+, Chinese table tennis player
* October 6+
** MC Lars+, American rapper
** Levon Aronian+, Armenian chess Grandmaster
* October 7+
** Madjid Bougherra+, Algerian footballer
** Jermain Defoe+, English footballer
** Robby Ginepri+, American tennis player
* October 9+Travis Rice+, Professional Snowboarder
* October 10+
** Jason Oost+, Dutch footballer
** Dan Stevens+, British actor
* October 11+
** Salim Stoudamire+, American basketball player
** Valentina Zelyaeva+, Russian model
* October 13+
** Ian Thorpe+, Australian swimmer
** Jo Yoon-hee+, South Korean actress and model
* October 15+
** Saif Saaeed Shaheen+, Qatarian athlete
** Jessica Rey+, American actress
* October 16+Svetlana Loboda+, Ukrainian singer and composer
* October 17+Nick Riewoldt+, Australian rules footballer
* October 18+ or October 19+Shauntay Henderson+, American criminal
* October 19+Louis Oosthuizen+, South African golfer
* October 21+
** Matt Dallas+, American actor
** Lee Chong Wei+, Malaysian badminton player
* October 22+
** Robinson Canó+, Dominican baseball player
** Heath Miller+, American football player
* October 25+Eman Lam+, Hong Kong singer
* October 27+
** Jessy Matador+, Congolese-French singer
** Dennis Moran+, American computer hacker
* October 28+
** Anthony Lerew+, American baseball player
** Matt Smith+, British actor
** Mai Kuraki+, Japanese singer
* October 29+
** Ariel Lin+, Taiwanese actress and singer
** Chelan Simmons+, Canadian actress




* November 2+Kyoko Fukada+, Japanese actress, model and singer
* November 3+Pekka Rinne+, Finnish ice hockey goaltender
* November 4+ - Devin Hester+, American Football player
* November 5+ - Rob Swire+, Australian musician, leader of Pendulum band+ and member of Knife Party+
* November 6+ - Sowelu+, Japanese singer
* November 8+
** Ethan Juan+, Taiwanese actor
** Francesco Molinari+, Italian golfer
* November 9+Jana Pittman+, Australian athlete
* November 10+
** Ruth Lorenzo+, Spanish singer and composer
** Heather Matarazzo+, American actress
* November 11+Brittny Gastineau+, American model and socialite
* November 12+
** Anne Hathaway+, American actress
** Mikele Leigertwood+, English footballer
* November 13+Kumi Koda+, Japanese singer
* November 14+
** Sailosi Tagicakibau+, Samoan rugby player
** Joy Williams+, American singer/songwriter and member of the folk duo The Civil Wars+
* November 15+Joe Kowalewski+, American football player
* November 16+Amar'e Stoudemire+, American professional basketball player
* November 18+Damon Wayans, Jr.+, African-American actor and comedian
* November 22+Charlene Choi+, Hong Kong singer and actress
* November 23+Asafa Powell+, Jamaican sprinter
* November 26+Karl Henry+, Professional football player
* November 27+Aleksandr Kerzhakov+, Russian soccer player
* November 28+Steve Mullings+, Jamaican athlete
* November 29+Ashley Force+, American race car driver
* November 30+
** Elisha Cuthbert+, Canadian actress
** Clémence Poésy+, French actress



* December 3+
** Jaycee Chan+, Hong Kong actor and singer
** Michael Essien+, Ghanaian footballer
* December 4+Nick Vujicic+, Australian-born director of Life Without Limbs
* December 5+Keri Hilson+, American R&B recording artist, songwriter and actress
* December 6+
** Ryan Carnes+, American actor
** Alberto Contador+, Spanish cyclist
* December 7+
** Chrispa+, Greek singer and actress
** Jack Huston+, British actor
* December 8+
** Nicki Minaj+, Trinidadian/American Rapper
** Chrisette Michele+, American R&B singer-songwriter
* December 9+
** Tamilla Abassova+, Russian cyclist
** Nathalie De Vos+, Belgian athlete
** Ryan Grant+, American football player
** Bastian Swillims+, German sprinter
* December 13+
** Anthony Callea+, Australian singer
** Ayumi Kinoshita+, Japanese model and actress
* December 14+Anthony Way+, British singer and actor
* December 16+
** Mei Finegold+, Israeli singer
** Stanislav Sestak+, Slovakian footballer
* December 19+Tero Pitkämäki+, Finnish javelin thrower
* December 20+
** David Wright+, American baseball player
** David Cook+, American singer/songwriter and winner of American Idol season 7+
* December 21+Mandy Wong+, Hong Kong actress
* December 24+
** Robert Carmine+, American singer
** Masaki Aiba+, Japanese singer
** Tetsuya Kakihara+, Japanese voice actor
* December 26+
** Aksel Lund Svindal+, Norwegian alpine skier
** Shun Oguri+, Japanese actor
* December 27+Terji Skibenæs+, Faroese guitarist ''(Týr)''
* December 30+Kristin Kreuk+, Canadian actress
* December 31+Luke Schenscher+, Australian basketball player


* January 1+Victor Buono+, American actor (b. 1938+)
* January 5+
** Hans Conreid+, American actor (b. 1917+)
** Harvey Lembeck+, American actor (b. 1923+)
* January 8+Reta Shaw+, American actress (b. 1912+)
* January 10+Paul Lynde+, American actor (b. 1926+)
* January 11+Jiro Horikoshi+, Japanese aircraft designer (b. 1903+)
* January 13+Marcel Camus+, French film director (b. 1912+)
* January 17+Juan O'Gorman+, Mexican Architect (b. 1905+)
* January 19+Elis Regina+, Brazilian singer (b. 1945+)
* January 22+Eduardo Frei Montalva+, Chilean politician and former President (b. 1904+)
* January 26+Mikhail Suslov+, Soviet politician and Politburo member (b. 1902+)
* January 30+
** Stanley Holloway+, English actor (b. 1890+)
** Lightnin' Hopkins+, American musician (b. 1912+)
* February 4+
** Sue Carol+, American actress (b. 1906+)
** Alex Harvey+, Scottish musician (b. 1935+)
* February 5+Neil Aggett+, South African labor leader (suicide) (b. 1953+)
* February 11+
** Eleanor Powell+, American dancer (b. 1912+)
** Takashi Shimura+, Japanese actor (b. 1905+)
* February 12+Victor Jory+, Canadian actor (b. 1902+)
* February 17+
** Thelonious Monk+, American jazz pianist (b. 1917+)
** Lee Strasberg+, American actor and acting coach (b. 1901+)
* February 21+Gershom Scholem+, German-born Israeli Jewish philosopher and historian (b. 1897+)
* February 24+Virginia Bruce+, American actress (b. 1910+)

* March 2+Philip K. Dick+, American author (b. 1928+)
* March 5+John Belushi+, American actor (b. 1949+)
* March 6+Ayn Rand+, Russian-born author (b. 1905+)
* March 8+Rab Butler+, British statesman (b. 1902+)
* March 19+Randy Rhoads+, American guitarist for Ozzy Osbourne (plane crash) (b. 1956+)
* March 25+Goodman Ace+, American humorist (b. 1899+)
* March 26+Sam Kydd+, Irish-born English actor (b. 1915+)
* March 27+Harriet Adams+, American novelist (b. 1892+)
* March 28+William Giauque+, Canadian chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1895+)
* March 29+Carl Orff+, German composer (b. 1895+)

* April 3+Warren Oates+, American actor (b. 1928+)
* April 5+Abe Fortas+, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1910+)
* April 12+Lenny Baker+, American actor (b. 1945+)
* April 15+Arthur Lowe+, British actor (b. 1915+)
* April 20+Archibald MacLeish+, American poet (b. 1892+)
* April 24+Ville Ritola+, Finnish athlete (b. 1896+)
* April 25+Celia Johnson+, British actress (b. 1908+)
* April 27+Tom Tully+, American actor (b. 1908+)
* April 30+Lester Bangs+, American music journalist (b. 1948+)
* May 1+William Primrose+, Scottish violist (b. 1903+)
* May 2+
** Helmut Dantine+, Austrian actor (b. 1917+)
** Hugh Marlowe+, American actor (b. 1911+)
* May 8+Gilles Villeneuve+, Canadian race car driver (racing accident) (b. 1950+)
* May 10+Peter Weiss+, German writer and artist (b. 1916+)
* May 14+Hugh Beaumont+, American actor (b. 1909+)
* May 15+Gordon Smiley+, American race car driver (racing accident) (b. 1946+)
* May 22+Cevdet Sunay+, ex president of Turkey+ (b. 1899+)
* May 28+ – Lt Col 'H'. Jones+, VC, British soldier (Falklands War) (b. 1940+)
* May 29+Romy Schneider+, Austrian actress (cardiac arrest) (b. 1938+)
* June 2+Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry+, President of Pakistan (b. 1904+)
* June 6+Kenneth Rexroth+, American poet (b. 1905+)
* June 8+Satchel Paige+, American Negro Leagues+ baseball player and a member of the MLB Hall of Fame+ (b. 1906+)
* June 9+Mirza Nasir Ahmad+, 3rd Caliph+ of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community+ in Islam+ (b. 1909+)
* June 10+Rainer Werner Fassbinder+, German film director, screenwriter and actor (b. 1945+)
* June 12+
** Karl von Frisch+, Austrian zoologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1886+)
** Sgt Ian McKay+, VC, British soldier (Falklands War) (b. 1953+)
* June 13+Riccardo Paletti+, Italian Formula 1 driver (b. 1958+)
* June 14+Arthur Coles+, Australian businessman and philanthropist (b. 1892+)
* June 17+Roberto Calvi+, Italian banker (b. 1920+)
* June 18+
** John Cheever+, American novelist and short story writer (b. 1912+)
** Curt Jurgens+, German actor (b. 1915+)
* June 25+Edward Hamm+, American Olympic athlete (b. 1906+)
* June 29+Henry King+, American film director (b. 1886+)

* July 1+Jacobo Palm+, Curaçao born composer (b. 1887+)
* July 4+
** Terry Higgins+, early British casualty of AIDS (b. 1945+)
** Antonio Guzman Fernandez+, Dominican businessman and President of the Dominican Republic+ from 1978 to 1982 (b. 1911+)
* July 6+Alma Reville+, English screenwriter (b. 1899+)
* July 8+
** Isa Miranda+, Italian actress (b. 1905+)
** Albert White+, American Olympic diver (b. 1895+)
* July 11+Susan Littler+, British actress (b. 1948+)
* July 12+Kenneth More+, English actor (b. 1914+)
* July 16+
** Charles Robberts Swart+ 1st State President of South Africa+ (b. 1894+)
** Patrick Dewaere+, French actor (b. 1947+)
* July 19+John Harvey+, stage and film actor (b. 1911+)
* July 21+Dave Garroway+, American television host (b. 1913+)
* July 22+ - Lloyd Waner+, American baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates+) and a member of the MLB Hall of Fame+ (b. 1906+)
* July 23+Vic Morrow+, American actor (b. 1929+)
* July 28+
** Keith Green+, American gospel singer, songwriter, and pianist (b. 1953+)
** Vladimir Smirnov+, Soviet fencer (b. 1954+)
* July 29+Vladimir Zworykin+, Russian-born inventor (b. 1889+)
* August 1+T. Thirunavukarasu+, Sri Lankan Tamil politician (b. 1933+)
* August 2+Cathleen Nesbitt+, English actress (b. 1888+)
* August 11+Tom Drake+, American actor (b. 1918+)
* August 12+Henry Fonda+, American actor (b. 1905+)
* August 13+Charles Walters+, American film director (b. 1911+)
* August 14+Patrick Magee+, Irish actor (b. 1922+)
* August 15+Hugo Theorell+, Swedish scientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (b. 1903+)
* August 18+
** Beverly Bayne+, American actress (b. 1894+)
** Vladek Spiegelman+, father of cartoonist Art Spiegelman and main character/narrator of ''Maus'' (a graphic novel of his life during the Holocaust) (b. 1906+)
* August 20+Ulla Jacobsson+, Swedish actress (b. 1929+)
* August 21+ – King Sobhuza II of Swaziland+, at the time the longest reigning living monarch (b. 1899+)
* August 23+
** Alberto Cavalcanti+, Brazilian film director (b. 1897+)
** Stanford Moore+, American biochemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1913+)
* August 29+Ingrid Bergman+, Swedish actress (b. 1915+)


* September 2+
** Tom Baker+, American actor (b. 1940+)
** Jay Novello+, American actor (b. 1904+)
* September 5+Douglas Bader+, Inspirational leader of the Battle of Britain (b. 1910+)
* September 11+Wifredo Lam+, Cuban artist (b. 1902+)
* September 14+
** Bashir Gemayel+, President-elect of Lebanon (b. 1947+)
** Grace Kelly+, American actress and Princess of Monaco (b. 1929+)
* September 16+Rolfe Sedan+, American actor (b. 1896+)
* September 17+Ettore DeGrazia+, American artist (b. 1909+)
* September 21+Hovhannes Bagramyan+, Soviet Armenian military commander and Marshal of the Soviet Union (b. 1897+)
* September 23+Jimmy Wakely+, American Country-Western singer and actor (b. 1914+)
* September 28+Mabel Albertson+, American actress (b. 1901+)
* September 30+ - Bill George+, American football player (Chicago Bears+) and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame+ (b. 1929+)

* October 3+Vivien Merchant+, British actress (b. 1929+)
* October 4+
** Criswell+, American psychic, entertainer (b. 1907+)
** Glenn Gould+, Canadian pianist (b. 1932+)
** Leroy Grumman+, American aeronautical engineer, test pilot, and industrialist. (b. 1895+)
* October 8+
** Philip Noel-Baker, Baron Noel-Baker+, Canadian-born peace activist, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1889+)
** Fernando Lamas+, Argentine-born actor (b. 1915+)
* October 9+
** Anna Freud+, Austrian psychoanalyst (b. 1895+)
** Herbert Meinhard Mühlpfordt+, German historian (b. 1893+)
* October 10+Jean Effel+, French painter and journalist (b. 1908+)
* October 16+Hans Selye+, Canadian endocrinologist (b. 1907+)

* October 18+
** Bess Truman+, First Lady of the United States (b. 1885+)
** Dwain Esper+, director (b. 1892+)
** Pierre Mendès France+, Prime Minister of France+ (b. 1907+)
* October 20+James Edward McGrory+, Scottish football player and manager (b. 1904+)
* October 22+Savitri Devi+, French-born writer and philosopher (b. 1905+)
* October 30+Iryna Vilde+, Ukrainian writer (b. 1907+)
* November 1+
** James Broderick+, American actor (b. 1927+)
** King Vidor+, American film director (b. 1894+)
* November 4+Dominique Dunne+, American actress (b. 1959+)
* November 5+Jacques Tati+, French filmmaker (b. 1907+)
* November 10+Leonid Brezhnev+, Leader of the Soviet Union (b. 1906+)
* November 11+ - S. A. Ashokan+, Tamil actor
* November 12+Dorothy Round Little+, English tennis champion (b. 1908+)
* November 12+ - Patrick Cowley+, American disco and Hi-NRG dance music composer and recording artist (b. 1950+)
* November 15+
** Vinoba Bhave+, Indian educator (b. 1895+)
** Dick Randall+, Australian public servant (b. 1906+)
* November 17+
** Ruth Donnelly+, American actress (b. 1896+)
** Duk Koo Kim+, South Korean boxer (b. 1955+)
** Eduard Tubin+, Estonian composer (b. 1905+)
* November 21+Lee Patrick+, American actress (b. 1901+)
* November 22+Jean Batten+, New Zealand aviator (b. 1909+)
* November 23+
** Benny Friedman+, American football player (Brooklyn Dodgers+) and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame+ (b. 1905+)
** Grady Nutt+, American humorist (b. 1934+)
* November 24+Barack Obama, Sr.+, father of US President Barack Obama+ (b. 1936+)
* November 25+Hugh Harman+, cartoon animator (b. 1903+)
* November 26+Juhan Aavik+, Estonian composer (b. 1884+)
* November 29+Percy Williams+, Canadian athlete (b. 1908+)

* December 2+Marty Feldman+, British comedian and writer (b. 1934+)
* December 7+Will Lee+, American actor who played Mr. Hooper+ on ''Sesame Street+'' (b. 1908+)
* December 8+Marty Robbins+, American singer (b. 1925+)
* December 10+Freeman Fisher Gosden+, American actor (b. 1899+)
* December 16+Colin Chapman+, British designer, inventor, and builder in the automotive industry (b. 1928+)
* December 18+Hans-Ulrich Rudel+, German World War II dive bomber pilot (b. 1916+)
* December 20+Artur Rubinstein+, Polish-born pianist and conductor (b. 1887+)
* December 23+Jack Webb+, American actor (b. 1920+)
* December 24+Louis Aragon+, French writer (b. 1897+)
* December 27+John Swigert+, American astronaut (b. 1931+)


* Physics+Kenneth G. Wilson+
* Chemistry+Aaron Klug+
* Medicine+Sune K. Bergström+, Bengt I. Samuelsson+, John R. Vane+
* Literature+Gabriel García Márquez+
* Peace+Alva Myrdal+, Alfonso García Robles+
* Economics+George Stigler+

* Alain Connes+, William Thurston+, Shing-Tung Yau+


Reflist:

1982+ * January 1 – New ITV franchises, Central, TVS and TSW, are launched.
1982 FIFA World Cup+ The 1982 FIFA World Cup, the 12th FIFA World Cup, was held in Spain from 13 June to 11 July 1982.
 1982 in film+ The following is an overview of events in 1982 in film, including the highest-grossing films, award ceremonies and festivals, a list of films released and notable deaths.
1982 Lebanon War+ The 1982 Lebanon War (, Al-ijtiyāḥ, "the invasion"), (, Milhemet Levanon Harishona, "the first Lebanon war"), called Operation Peace for Galilee ( Mivtsa Shlom HaGalil or Mivtsa Sheleg) by Israel, and later known in Israel as the Lebanon War and First Lebanon War, began on 6 June 1982, when the Israel Defense Forces invaded southern Lebanon.
 1982–83 NHL season+ The 1982–83 NHL season was the 66th season of the National Hockey League. The New York Islanders won their fourth Stanley Cup in a row with their second consecutive finals sweep by beating the Edmonton Oilers four games to none.
 1982 NFL season+ The 1982 NFL season was the 63rd regular season of the National Football League. A 57-day long players' strike reduced the 1982 season from a 16-game schedule per team to an abbreviated nine game schedule.
 1982–83 in English football+ The 1982–83 season was the 103rd season of competitive football in England.
1982 Commonwealth Games+ The 1982 Commonwealth Games were held in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia from 30 September–9 October 1982. The Opening Ceremony was held at the QEII Stadium (named for Elizabeth II), in the Brisbane suburb of Nathan.
 1982 in music+ This is a list of notable events in music from 1982, a year in which Madonna made her debut and Michael Jackson released Thriller, which still holds the title for the world's best selling album.
1982 European Athletics Championships+ The 13th European Athletics Championships were held from 6 September to 12 September 1982 at the Olympic Stadium in Athens, Greece.