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For other uses, see 1982.
The timestream.
years: 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985

(stardates from 1982.0[1])

decades: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century

1982 was, on Earth's calendar, the 83rd year of the 20th century, and the third year of the 1980s decade. Although this was a time period before Human formulation of stardates, this era begins with stardate 1982.0[1] or reference stardate -1/82.[2]


15 September 
The daily newspaper USA Today publishes its first issue.[4]


Births and deaths

6 March 
Ayn Rand dies.[4]
18 March 
Vassili Chuikov dies.[4]
8 June 
Satchel Paige dies.[4]
10 November 
Leonid Brezhnev dies.[4]


References and notes


Adventure Book.



28 February


1 March


The Abode of Life.



USS Reliant.

4 June


The Wrath of Khan.

17 July
18 July


  • TOS photostory: Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan Photostory
Read the story of the great new Star Trek adventure. Hundreds of action shots capture the drama, suspense and startling special effects of the smash-hit film as James T. Kirk, Spock, Scotty and the crew of the starship 'Enterprise battle to save the universe!


17 July
18 July


  • TOS reference: The Making of Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan, by Allan Asherman
30 October


1 November


Short Stories.

Travel with your favorite Star Trek II characters into six new and original short stories written especially for you! Join James T. Kirk in The Blaze of Glory as he struggles to avoid galactic war with the Klingon Captain Kang. In Under Twin Moons Lieutenant Uhura finds an unusual way to relax from starship duty. In Wild Card an unknown enemy threatens the very existence of the Enterprise and its crew. In The Secret Empire incredible creatures struggle for their freedom over slavery; while in Intelligence Test Chekov fights for his life. And join the entire crew in To Wherever – a place from which they may never return.

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