On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1982

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Rickey Henderson steals 119th base of season breaks Lou Brock's mark

  • Soyuz T-7 returns to Earth

Famous Deaths

  • Anandamayi Ma [Nirmala Sundari], Indian spiritual leader, dies at 86
1982 Highlights

About August 27, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo