On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1982

Historical Events

  • TIME's Man of the Year is a computer
  • USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenneth Darby, American National Football League player, born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Oguri Shun, Japanese actor & model, born in Tokyo, Japan
1982 Highlights

About December 26, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn