On This Day

What Happened on May 29, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "I Know What Boys Like" by The Waitresses hits #62
  • 1st papal visit to Britain since 1531
  • Pentagon plans 1st strategy to fight a nuclear war

Famous Birthdays

  • Ana Beatriz Barros, Brazilian model
  • Joanne Borgella, American plus-sized model and singer
  • Kim Tae-kyun, South Korean baseball 1st baseman (KBO Triple Crown 2005, 08), born in Cheonan, South Chungcheong Province
  • Nataliya Dobrynska, Ukrainian heptathlete (Olympic gold 2008), born in Yakushyntsi, Vinnytsia Oblast, Ukraine

Famous Deaths

  • Romy Schneider, actress (Cardinal), dies of cardiac arrest at 43