What Happened on September 27, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • Cards clinching NL East title
  • Filming begins on "Never Say Never Again"
  • Jan Wolkers awarded but refuses Constantine Huygens-prize
  • John Palmer becomes news anchor of Today Show

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrent Williams, American football player (d. 2007)
  • Lil Wayne, American rapper

Famous Deaths

  • Saad Sayd, [Abu Walid], Palestinian commandant in Lebanon, dies