Headlines Of 1982

Top headlines

President Reagan reinstates draft registration for 18-21 year old men.

Elvis Presley's Memphis home, Graceland, is open to the public.

Seven deaths due to cyanide-filled Tylenol capsules lead the government to impose new tamper-resistant packaging for over the counter drugs.

Eastman Kodak introduces the film disk.

 

Top Songs

Centerfold-J. Geils Band

Chariots of Fire- Vangelis

Truly- Lionel Richie

Jack and Diane- John Cougar

Eye of the Tiger- Survivor

Mickey- Tony Basil

Don't you Want Me- Human League

Ebony and Ivory- Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder

 

Prices

House $103,073.00

Car $5,967.00

Milk $1.79

Gas $1.19

Bread $.60

Postage Stamp $0.20

Avg Income $11,894.00

 

Academy Awards

Best Picture: Gandhi- Directed by Richard Attenborough

Best Actor: Ben Kingsley- Gandhi

Best Actress: Meryl Streep- Sophie's Choice


Sports Headlines

San Francisco 49ers beat Cincinatti Bengals, 26-21, to win Super Bowl XVI

2:02 was the winning time for Gato Del Sol in the Kentucky Derby

New York Islanders beat Vancouver to capture the Stanley Cup in Hockey

L.A. beats Philadelphia in basketball to win the NBA title

St. Louis beats Milwaukee to win the World Series, 4 games to 3

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