Historical Events Happened In 1992
Sunday, 28 August 2016
Jan 29 Willie Dixon, blues composer (I'm a Man, Backdoor Man), dies at 76 in the year 1992.
Jan 30 On this day in history space Shuttle STS-42 (Discovery 15) lands
Jan 31 Mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants), dies at 82 on this day in history.
Jan 31 On this day in history mTA raised tolls on most New York City NY bridges from $2.50 to $3.00
Jan 31 On this day in history sportscaster Howard Cosell retires
Feb 01 Uniondale, New York Denis Potvin's #5 becomes first number retired by the New York Islanders on this day in history.
Feb 02 IRS & Willie Nelson settle on $9 million tax bill (of $16.7 million) in the year 1992.
Feb 03 Defense opens calling Noriega "our ally in the war on drugs" on this day in history.
Feb 03 Labor strike at Royal Canadian Mint ends in the year 1992.
Feb 03 Maximum New York State unemployment benefits raised to $300 per week on this day in history.
Feb 04 Fred Slyter, dialogue coach, dies after long illness at 56 in the year 1992.
Feb 05 Donald Zimmerman, editor, dies on this day in history.
Feb 05 Jury selection begins in the Los Angeles cops beating Rodney King case on this day in history.
Feb 05 Last day of Test Cricket cricket for Dilip Vengsarkar in the year 1992.
Feb 05 Mike Whitney career-best 7-27 at WACA in Test Cricket win vs India in the year 1992.
Feb 07 In the year 1992 european Community ministers formally sign the Maastricht Treaty, paving the way for the creation of the European Union.
Feb 07 Jeanne Gerson, dies of cancer & pneumonia at 87 on this day in history.
Feb 07 Mike Tyson testifies in his rape trial in the year 1992.
Feb 07 Shannon Rhea Marketic, 22, (California), crowned 41st Miss USA in the year 1992.
Feb 08 On this day in history "I'm Too Sexy" by Right Said Fred peaks at #1
Feb 08 16th Winter Olympics games open in Albertville, France in the year 1992.
Feb 08 In the year 1992 baruch Lumet, actor (Killer Shrews), dies at 93
Feb 08 Ulysses spacecraft passes Jupiter on this day in history.
Feb 09 Fastest yodeler-22 tones/15 falsetto in 1 second by Thomas School of Germany in the year 1992.
Feb 09 Fighting between government and guerrilla forces in Rwanda on this day in history.
Feb 10 "Dangerous Women" final episode on WWOR-TV on this day in history.
Feb 10 Alex Haley, US writer (Autobiography of Malcolm X, Roots), dies at 70 in the year 1992.
Feb 10 On this day in history bonnie Blair wins 1992 Olympics first gold medal for the USA
Feb 10 On this day in history mike Tyson convicted of raping Desiree Washington in Indiana
Feb 10 Roots author Alex Haley dies in Seattle at age 71 in the year 1992.
Feb 11 F-16 jet crashes at residential district of Hengelo Netherlands (No deaths) on this day in history.
Feb 11 Ray Danton, US actor/director (Psychic Killer), dies at 60 on this day in history.
Feb 12 In the year 1992 bep [Lambertus] van Klaveren, boxing champ (Olympic-gold-1928), dies
Feb 13 On this day in history bob den Uyl, Dutch journalist/writer (Restless Travel), dies at 61