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

Film Premier

Movie "Annie" directed by John Huston, starring Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney and Carol Burnett premieres

Comedian and Actress Carol Burnett
Comedian and Actress
Carol Burnett
  • 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? 39 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries