What Happened on September 25, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Keke Rosberg becomes the first Fin to win the World Formula 1 Drivers title when he finishes 5th in season ending Caesars Palace Grand Prix in Las Vegas; wins by 5 points from Didier Pironi
  • Northwestern ends 34 football game losing streak, beats No Ill 31-6
  • Penn prison guard George Banks kills 13 (5 were his own children)
  • USSR performs underground nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Hyun Bin, South Korean actor