What Happened on February 20, 1982

Historical Events

  • NY Islanders win then NHL record 15th straight game by beating Colorado Rockies, 3-2 at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Famous Birthdays

  • Jason Hirsh, American baseball player
Born in 1982

Famous Deaths

  • RenĂ© Dubos, French-American microbiologist and author (1969 Pulitzer Prize, made famous "Think globally, act locally"), dies at 81
1982 Highlights

About February 20, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 7 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Centerfold - The J. Geils Band
  • UK #1 Song: A Town Called Malice/Precious - Jam