What Happened on September 13, 1982

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 50 die in Spantax Airlines DC-10 on takeoff from Malaga, Spain
  • Joe Lefevre gets 6 hits in one baseball game

Famous Birthdays

  • Miha Zupan, Slovenian basketball player, born in Kranj, Slovenia
  • Nenê, Brazilian basketball player (Houston Rockets), born in São Carlos, Brazil
  • Rickie Weeks, American baseball player, born in Altamonte Springs, Florida

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Ober, American actor (Gen Stone-I Dream of Jeannie), dies at 80