What happened this day in history July 24, 1982

What are the important events that happened on July 24, 1982? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

July 24, 1982: Facts & Myths About This Day

July 24, 1982 is the 205th day of the year 1982 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 160 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is July 11, 1982 – a Saturday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

When this day started, 110,088 hours has elapsed since midnight of January 1, 1970 – the Unix epoch.

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘dihectapentagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Nickel every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $712.15. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Ruby is the modern birthstone for this month. Ruby is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Dog is the mythical animal and Water is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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July 24, 1982 Historical Events

  • 1982
    Heavy rain causes a mudslide that destroys a bridge at Nagasaki, Japan, killing 299.

Who were born on July 24, 1982?

  • 1982
    Élise Crombez, Belgian model
  • 1982
    Anna Paquin, Canadian-born New Zealand actress
  • 1982
    Michael Poppmeier, South African-born German rugby player
  • 1982
    Thiago Medeiros, Brazilian racing driver

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