What Happened on March 29th, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 2nd Golden Raspberry Awards: Mommie Dearest wins
  • 44th NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: NC beats Georgetown 63-62
  • 54th Academy Awards: "Chariots of Fire", Henry Fonda & Katharine Hepburn win
  • Delhi 707 beat Karnataka 705 on 1st innings to win Ranji Trophy

Famous Birthdays

  • Hideaki Takizawa, Japanese artist

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Orff, German composer (Mouth, Antigonae), dies at 86
  • Nathan Twining, USAF general (b. 1897)
  • Rudy Bond, actor (Streetcar Named Desire), dies of heart attack at 68
  • Walter Hallstein, W German politician (CDU, H-doctrine), dies at 80