What Happened on August 14, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Atlanta snaps an 11-game losing streak with a 6-5 win over Padres
  • Iran "Ramadan-offensive" in Iraq

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Pete Rose (Phillies) 12,365 at bat sets record (passes Aaron)

MLB Player and Manager Pete Rose
MLB Player and Manager
Pete Rose

Famous Deaths

  • Patrick Magee, Irish actor (Clockwork Orange, King Lear), dies at 60
  • Thruston B. Morton, American republican politician (Sen-Ky, 1957-69), dies at 74