On This Day

What Happened on February 4, 1982

Historical Events

  • "Pump Boys & Dinettes" opens at Princess Theater NYC for 573 performances
  • Indoor distance record for a paper airplane (47m) Tacoma Wash
  • Musical "Pump Boys & Dinettes" premieres in NYC
  • Suriname premier Chin A Sen flees

Famous Birthdays

  • Chris Sabin, American professional wrestler, born in Pinckney, Michigan
  • Kimberly Wyatt, American singer & dancer (Pussycat Dolls), born in Warrensburg, Missouri
  • Tomas Vaitkus, Lithuanian professional road racing cyclist, born in KlaipÄ—da, Lithuania

Famous Deaths

  • Alex Harvey, Scottish musician (b. 1935)
  • Georg Konrad Morgen, German judge (b. 1909)
  • Sue Carol, actress (She's My Weakness), dies at 73 of a heart attack
1982 Highlights

About February 4, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius