Judgment Day? Five failed end-of-the-world predictions
5. October or November 1982
How he came by that date: Robertson has said that God told him about pending disasters on numerous occasions (including a West Coast tsunami in 2006, and a terrorist attack in 2007 – neither occurred). "I have a relatively good track record,” he has said. “Sometimes I miss.”
What actually happened: The world didn't end in 1982, but "WKRP in Cincinnati," did.