What Happened on September 24, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Tennis great Bjorn Borg retires at 26

Tennis Player Björn Borg
Tennis Player
Björn Borg
  • US, Italian & French peacekeeping troops begin arriving in Lebanon

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Karstens, American baseball player
  • Morgan Hamm, American gymnast
  • Paul Hamm, American gymnast

Famous Deaths

  • Sarah Churchill, actress (Royal Wedding, Spring Meeting), dies at 67