On This Day

What Happened on March 25, 1982

Historical Events

  • 1st broadcast of "Cagney & Lacey" starring Sharon Gless and Tyne Daly on CBS-TV

Sports History

Wayne Gretzky becomes 1st NHL to score 200 points in a season

Famous Birthdays

  • Álvaro Saborío, Costa Rican footballer
  • Danica Patrick, American auto racer (1st woman to win an IndyCar Series race), born in Beloit, Wisconsin
  • Sean Faris, American actor and model
  • Sergey Yakovlev, Russian musical artist and painter

Famous Deaths

  • Hugo Huppert, Austrian writer and poet, dies at 79
1982 Highlights

About March 25, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries