On This Day

What Happened on September 24, 1982

Historical Events

  • US, Italian & French peacekeeping troops begin arriving in Lebanon

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Karstens, American baseball player, born in San Diego, California
  • Morgan Hamm, American gymnast, born in Washburn, Wisconsin
  • Paul Hamm, American gymnast, born in Washburn, Wisconsin

Famous Deaths

  • Sarah Churchill, British actress (Matinee Theatre, All Over Town, Royal Wedding), dies at 67
1982 Highlights

About September 24, 1982

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 38 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra