On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 1982

Historical Events

  • Outfielder Joel Youngblood becomes only MLB player to get hits for 2 different teams in 2 different cities on the same day; singles for Mets in Chicago day game; traded, then singles for Expos in Philadelphia night game

Famous Deaths

  • Bruce Goff, American Architect (b. 1904)
1982 Highlights

About August 4, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 4 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Leo