On This Day

What Happened on September 25, 1982

Historical Events

  • Keke Rosberg becomes the first Fin to win the Formula 1 World Drivers Championship 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, born in Seoul, South Korea
1982 Highlights

About September 25, 1982

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 39 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra