On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Night of 100 Stars" takes place at NY's Radio City Music Hall
  • 24th Daytona 500: Bobby Allison wins with margin of victory over Cale Yarborough an impressive 23 seconds, more than half a lap

Famous Birthdays

  • Marián Gáborík, Slovak hockey player, born in Trenčín, Slovakia

Famous Deaths

  • Henk Schaer [Hendricus Schaareman], Dutch actor and conductor (Majoor Barbara, Lijmen), dies at 79