On This Day

What Happened on December 29, 1982

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bob Marley postage stamp issued in Jamaica

Reggae Musician Bob Marley
Reggae Musician
Bob Marley
  • Coach Paul "Bear" Bryant ends his career with Alabama (323 wins)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alison Brie, American actress (Community, GLOW), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Gabrielle Destroismaisons, Québécois singer, born in Québec, Canada

Famous Deaths

  • Sol C Siegel, US film producer (High Society), dies at 79
1982 Highlights

About December 29, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 37 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Capricorn