On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1982

Historical Events

  • "Little Johnny Jones" opens & closes at Alvin Theater NYC
  • Jerry Pate celebrates golf win by jumping into the water hazard
  • Movie "Annie" directed by John Huston, starring Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney and Carol Burnett premieres
  • PGA Tournament Players Championship, TPC at Sawgrass: Jerry Pate shoots a final round 67 to win by 2 strokes over runners-up Scott Simpson and Brad Bryant

Famous Birthdays

  • Aaron Hill, American baseball player
  • Colin Turkington, British racing driver

Famous Deaths

  • Harry H Corbett, British actor (Steptoe & Son, Jabberwacky), dies at 57
1982 Highlights

About March 21, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries