What Happened on November 28, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Pirates of Penzance" closes at Uris Theater NYC after 772 performances
  • 70th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Toronto Argonauts, 32-16
  • 71st Davis Cup: USA beats France in Grenoble (4-1)
  • Germany's Sylvia Hanika stages remarkable comeback to upset tennis icon Martina Navratilova 1–6, 6–3, 6–4 and win her only WTA Tour Championship in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Leandro Barbosa, Brazilian basketball player

Famous Deaths

  • Helen of Greece and Denmark, Queen Mother of Romania, dies at 86