What Happened on November 22nd, 1981

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Marlowe" closes at Rialto Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • 31st NASCAR Sprint Cup: Darrell Waltrip wins
  • 69th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Ottawa Rough Riders, 26-23
  • Browns' QB Brian Sipe sets club record by being intercepted 6 times
  • SD Charger Dan Fouts passes for 6 touchdowns vs Oakland (55-21)
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Adams, English singer
  • Pape Sow, Senegalese basketball player
  • Seweryn Gancarczyk, Polish footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Andreina Pagnani, actress (Il Commandante), dies at 74
  • Jack Fingleton, cricketer (18 Tests for Australia, 1189 runs), dies