On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday

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, pianist (My Young Years), dies in Geneva at 95