On This Day

What Happened on September 26, 1982

Historical Events

  • "Doll's Life" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 5 performances

Television Debut

"Knight Rider", starring David Hasselhoff, debuts on NBC

Famous Birthdays

  • Miguel Alfredo Portillo, Argentine footballer, born in Gobernador Virasoro, Argentina
  • Rob Burrow, English rugby league halfback (England 15 Tests, GB 5 Tests; Super League C'ships 2004, 07-09, 11-12, 15, 17; Leeds Rhinos), born in Pontefract, England

Famous Deaths

  • Alec Hurwood, Australian cricketer (Australian off-spinner v WI 1930-31), dies at 80
1982 Highlights

About September 26, 1982

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 39 years, 2 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra