On This Day

What Happened on November 26, 1982

Historical Events

  • Clyde King named New York Yankee manager

Historic Event

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

Famous Deaths

  • Dan Tobin, American stage and screen character actor (I Married Joan; Perry Mason), dies at 72
  • Juhan Aavic, Estonian composer, dies at 98
1982 Highlights

About November 26, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 39 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Sagittarius