On This Day

What Happened on October 3, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Centre fielder Robin Yount homers twice as Milwaukee whips Baltimore, 10-2 at Memorial Stadium to win the Brewers only AL East Championship

Famous Birthdays

  • Erik von Detten, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Claessen, Belgian soccer striker (17 caps; Standard de Li├Ęge), dies at 41
  • Vivien Merchant [Ada Thompson], British actress (Alfie, The Homecoming, The Offence), dies from alcoholism at 53