Sunday 26 April 1992
It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Fedx Gaming and Jon Cozart.
In that special week of April people in US were listening to Jump by Kris Kross.
In UK Deeply Dippy by Right Said Fred was in the top 5 hits.
FernGully: The Last Rainforest, directed by Bill Kroyer, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992
while The Pelican Brief by John Grisham was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Mr. Wakefield's Crusade.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Andre Agassi Tennis or Boogie Wings.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 April 1992 ?
- World Intellectual Property Day (since 2001).
- Florida and Georgia, USA - Confederate Memorial Day.
- Shi'a Islam - Mawlid, Muhammad's birthday (2005).
- Tanzania - Union Day.
- Feast day of the following saint in the Orthodox Church: Stephen of Perm - also Old Permic Alphabet Day
- Trudpert (Irish monk martyred in Germany in 607).
- Lucidius (4th century)
- Saint Cletus (Pope Anacletus) and Marcellinus (Popes and martyrs)
- Paschasius (d. 865)
- Richarius or Riquier (d. 643)
- Feast day of the following saints in the Roman Catholic Church: Saint Alda (d. 1309)
Famous Birthdays:26 April
- Grand Hotel closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 1,018 performances
- Growing Pains, final episode on ABC TV
- Master Builder closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 45 performances
- Metro closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 13 performances
- Alex Haley, (Roots), wins 1992 Ellis Island Award, posthumously
- Ozzie Smith steals his 500th base.
- Maggie Will wins LPGA Sara Lee Golf Classic.
- Offshore Cape Mendocino, California, magnitude 6.5 and 6.7 earthquakes occur, 3.5 hours apart. Felt throughout much of northern California and southern Oregon.
Which were the top hits in that special week of April 1992 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Kris Kross - Jump
- Vanessa Williams - Save The Best For Last
- Eric Clapton - Tears In Heaven
- Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody
- En Vogue - My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It)
- TLC - Ain't 2 Proud To Beg
- Mariah Carey - Make It Happen
- Atlantic Starr - Masterpiece
- Richard Marx - Hazard
- Joe Public - Live And Learn
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