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
Born in 1982

Famous Deaths

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

About March 25, 1982

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 41 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I Love Rock 'N Roll - Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
  • UK #1 Song: Seven Tears - Goombay Dance Band