On This Day

What Happened on September 19, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 34th Emmy Awards: Hill St Blue, Barney Miller, Alan Alda & Carol Kane win
  • New Orleans Saints 1st road shutout victory beating Chicago Bears 10-0
  • Streetcars stop running on Market St, San Francisco after 122 years of service

Famous Birthdays

  • Columbus Short, American actor and choreographer, born in Kansas City, Missouri
  • Eleni Daniilidou, Greek tennis player, born in Chania, Crete, Greece
  • Jordan Parise, American ice hockey player, born in Faribault, Minnesota

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel L M Barlow, American composer (Mon Ami Pierrot), dies at 90
  • Ted Badcock, New Zealand cricketer (7 Tests for NZ 1930-33, 16 wkts), dies at 85