What Happened on March 26, 1982

Historical Events

  • Groundbreaking in Washington, D.C. for Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Music Single

Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder release the single "Ebony & Ivory" in the UK

  • Soap opera "Capitol" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • Mikel Arteta, Spanish footballer and manager (Arsenal), born in San Sebasti├ín, Spain

Famous Deaths

  • Agathe Henriette de Beaufort, Dutch writer (Dolly of Arnhem), dies at 91
1982 Highlights

About March 26, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 40 years, 10 months and 4 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