On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1982

Historical Events

  • 1st reports appear of death from cyanide-laced Tylenol capsules
  • NASA launches Intelsat V satellite, no. 505

Famous Birthdays

  • Abhinav Bindra, Indian shooter
  • Anderson Varej√£o, Brazilian basketball player
  • Dustin Penner, Canadian hockey player
  • Emeka Okafor, American basketball player
  • Nolwenn Leroy, French Singer
  • Ranbir Kapoor, Indian actor (Rockstar, Barfi!, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani), born in Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Ray Emery, Canadian hockey player

Famous Deaths

  • Larry Breeding, American actor (Who's Watching the Kids), dies in a car crash on his 36th birthday
  • Mabel Albertson, actress (Gazebo, Bewitched), dies of Alzheimer at 81
1982 Highlights

About September 28, 1982

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 39 years and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Libra