On This Day

What Happened on September 22, 1982

Historical Events

  • Duleep Mendis completes twin cricket tons for Sri Lanka v India
  • San Francisco's cable cars made a final run before closing down for 20-month

Appears on tv showTelevision Premiere

Sitcom "Family Ties starring Michael J. Fox premieres on NBC


Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBillie Piper

Billie Piper, English singer and actress (Dr Who), born in Swindon, Wiltshire, England

Singer and Actress Billie Piper
Singer and Actress
Billie Piper
  • Kosuke Kitajima, Japanese swimmer (Olympic gold 100/200m breaststroke 2004, 08), born in Tokyo, Japan
  • Mandy Chiang, Hong Kong singer and actress
1982 Highlights

About September 22, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 1 month and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Virgo