On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1982

Historical Events

  • Clyde King named Yankee manager

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Howard Cossell calls his last fight after being disgusted by Larry Holmes-Tex Cobb mismatch

WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Tobin, actor (I Married Joan, My Favorite Martian), dies at 73
  • Juhan Aavic, Estonian composer, dies at 98
1982 Highlights

About November 26, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius