On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Terror group "The Illuminated Path" frees 260 prisoners in Peru

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Roethlisberger, American football player, born in Lima, Ohio
  • Corey Webster, American football player
  • Henrik Lundqvist, Swedish ice hockey player
  • Kevin Kurányi, German footballer

Famous Deaths

  • Philip K[indred] Dick, US Sci-fi author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53