On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Botham scores 208 in 225 balls, England v India at The Oval
  • Michael Fagan breaks into Buckingham Palace and enters the Queen's bedroom in Buckingham Palace, London
  • Pan Am Boeing 727 crashes in Kenner La, killing 153

Famous Birthdays

  • Alecko Eskandarian, Armenian-American footballer
  • Ashly DelGrosso, American ballroom dancer
  • Maggie Ma, Canadian actress
  • Sakon Yamamoto, Japanese race-car driver