On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 1982

Historical Events

  • NASA launches Telesat-F

Famous Birthdays

  • David Long, New Zealand composer, worked on Peter Jackson's films
  • John Mulaney, American comedian, writer and actor (Saturday Night Live), born in Chicago, Illinois
1982 Highlights

About August 26, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 38 years and 3 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo