On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Little Me" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 36 performances
  • NY Islanders begin then NHL record 15 game winning streak

Film release premierFilm Release

Shaolin Temple" martial arts film released, first Hong Kong feature filmed in China, directed by Chang Hsin Yen, starring Jet Li in his debut role

Chinese Actor and Martial Artist Jet Li
Chinese Actor and Martial Artist
Jet Li

Famous Birthdays

  • Dean Whitehead, English footballer