On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1982

Famous Birthdays

  • David Cook, American singer and American Idol winner, born in Houston, Texas
  • David Wright, American baseball player (New York Mets), born in Norfolk, Virginia
  • Kasper Klausen, Danish footballer, born in Denmark
  • Mohammed Asif, Pakistani cricket player, born in Sheikhupura, Pakistan

Famous Deaths

  • Artur Rubinstein, Polish-American concert pianist, dies in Geneva at 95
  • Milan Ristić, Serbian composer, dies at 76
1982 Highlights

About December 20, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius