Saturday August 08, 1992

US date format: 8/8/1992, UK date format: 8/8/1992

It was Saturday, under the sign of Leo (see zodiac on August 8, 1992). The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church. Famous people born on this day include Josip Drmić . In that special week of August people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. Husbands and Wives, directed by Woody Allen, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Diana In Private by Lady Colin Campbell was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching The Larry Sanders Show. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Battle Grand Prix or Apidya.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1992, at August 08 across the years or at August 1992 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
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Events

  • Actress Barbara Hershey weds artist Stephen Douglas
  • Lou Whitaker hits his 200th career HR

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Famous Deaths

Movies

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Unforgiven

Unforgiven

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris

Country: United States of America

Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar

Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar

Directed by: Mansoor Khan

Starring: Aamir Khan, Ayesha Jhulka, Deepak Tijori, Pooja Bedi

The Dark Side of the Heart

The Dark Side of the Heart

Directed by: Eliseo Subiela

Starring: Darío Grandinetti, Sandra Ballesteros, Nacha Guevara, André Mélançon

Husbands and Wives

Husbands and Wives

Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Woody Allen, Mia Farrow, Sydney Pollack, Judy Davis

Dead Alive

Dead Alive

Directed by: Peter Jackson

Starring: Timothy Balme, Diana Peñalver, Elizabeth Moody, Ian Watkin

Country: United States of America

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TV Series

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The Larry Sanders Show

The Larry Sanders Show

Written by:

Starring: Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham, Rip Torn

Country: United States of America

Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Intruders

Intruders

Directed by: Adam Schindler

Stay Tuned

Stay Tuned

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Boomerang

Boomerang

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

Days to next August 08

If August 08, 1992 is your birthday you're 28 years, 3 months, 26 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 8 months, 4 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Diana In Private by Lady Colin Campbell

Diana In Private

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An English aristocrat from inside the royal family's exclusive circle reveals startling information about Princess Diana's life, discussing rumors of her eating disorder, her marriage to Prince Charles,

The Pelican Brief by John Grisham

The Pelican Brief

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In suburban Georgetown, a killer’s Reeboks whisper on the floor of a posh home. In a seedy D.C. porno house, a patron is swiftly garroted to death.

Eye Of The Storm by Jack Higgins

Eye Of The Storm

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Elusive master terrorist Sean Dillon reemerges during the Gulf War when Saddam Hussein hires him to assassinate Margaret Thatcher, and only Martin Brosnan can stop him.

Earth In The Balance by Al Gore

Earth In The Balance

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The vice-presidential candidate describes how far-reaching the environmental crisis is and calls for a radical change in human civilization's relationship with the planet.

Fatherland by Robert Harris

Fatherland

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Fatherland is set in an alternative world where Hitler has won the Second World War. It is April 1964 and one week before Hitler's 75th birthday.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Battle Grand Prix

Battle Grand Prix

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Formula One racing[1] (with top-down perspective[3])

Discovery: In the Steps of Columbus

Discovery: In the Steps of Columbus

Platform: MS-DOS

Apidya

Apidya

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Play Byte Team17

John Barnes European Football

John Barnes European Football

Platform: Amiga Atari ST

Genre: Sports

Chester Cheetah: Too Cool to Fool

Chester Cheetah: Too Cool to Fool

Platform: SNES, Sega Mega Drive

Genre: 2D action platformer

Publisher: Kaneko

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on August 08, 1992?

On August 08, 1992 the day of the week was Saturday.

What zodiac sign is August 08, 1992?

On August 08, 1992 the zodiac sign was Leo.

Who was the US President on August 08, 1992?

On August 08, 1992 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 08, 1992?

On August 08, 1992 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 08, 1992?

On August 08, 1992 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on August 08, 1992?

On August 08, 1992 several famous people were born including, Josip Drmić.

Which famous people died on August 08, 1992?

Famous people died on August 08, 1992 include, Alison L Gertz, Eitan Berglas, Abul Qassim Khoei.

What was the number one song in August 08, 1992?

The number one song in the week of August 08, 1992 was This Used To Be My Playground by Madonna in US and Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap! in UK.

What were the top hits on August 08, 1992?

The top hits on August 08, 1992 were This Used To Be My Playground by Madonna, Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-A-Lot, Baby-Baby-Baby by TLC in US and Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap!, Ain't No Doubt by Jimmy Nail, Achy Breaky Heart by Billy Ray Cyrus in UK.


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