What Happened on March 6, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 23rd SEC Men's Basketball Tournament: Alabama beats Kentucky, 48-46
  • NBA highest scoring game: San Antonio beat Milwaukee 171-166 (3 OT)
  • Susan Birmingham makes loudest recorded human shout (120 dB)

Famous Deaths

  • Ayn Rand, Russian-born American author-philosopher (Atlas Shrugged), dies of heart failure at 77
  • Jan Lemaire, Dutch actor/writer (Beautiful Juultje), dies at 97