Wednesday June 17, 1992

US date format: 6/17/1992, UK date format: 17/6/1992

It was Wednesday, under the sign of Gemini (see birth chart on June 17, 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 Ryan Allsop . In that special week of June people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. A League of Their Own, directed by Penny Marshall, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Who Will Tell The People by William Greider was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Boomerang. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Deliverance or Elvira II: The Jaws of Cerberus.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

You can also have a look at the year 1992, at June 17 across the years or at June 1992 calendar.

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • St. Albert Chmielowski.
  • National holiday of West Germany until 1990, see Workers' Uprising of 1953 in East Germany.
  • Iceland's national day, celebrating independence from Denmark in 1944.

Events

  • Conn Gov Lowell Weicker and WFAN DJ Don Imus change places for 1 day
  • Philadelphia 76ers trade Charles Barkley to Phoenix Suns
  • Slaughtering by Inkhata-followers at Boipatong, South Africa, kills 42
  • A 'joint understanding' agreement on arms reduction is signed by U.S. President George H. W. Bush and Russian President Boris Yeltsin (this would be later codified in START II).
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Movies

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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

The Player

The Player

Directed by: Robert Altman

Starring: Tim Robbins, Greta Scacchi, Fred Ward, Whoopi Goldberg

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Directed by: David Lynch

Starring: Sheryl Lee, Ray Wise, Mädchen Amick, Dana Ashbrook

Country: United States of America

A League of Their Own

A League of Their Own

Directed by: Penny Marshall

Starring: Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Lori Petty, Madonna

Country: United States of America

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Music charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of June 17, 1992?
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Top #5 Latin songs

  1. - Torero
  2. - Buenos Amigos
  3. - Desde El Dia Que Te Fuiste
  4. - Otro Dia Mas Sin Verte
  5. - Si Ella Supiera

TV Series

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The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends

The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends

Starring: Niamh Cusack, Enn Reitel, Mary Jane Bowe, Jenny Moore

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

The Gingerbread Man

The Gingerbread Man

Directed by: Karthik Chandran

Fast Forward

Fast Forward

Directed by: Sidney Poitier

Intruders

Intruders

Directed by: Adam Schindler

Boomerang

Boomerang

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

Days to next June 17

If June 17, 1992 is your birthday you're 28 years, 5 months, 9 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 6 months, 22 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Who Will Tell The People by William Greider

Who Will Tell The People

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Greider's Secrets of the Temple showed the power of the Federal Reserve as it ran the country throughout the 1980s. Now he describes the reality of how Washington really decides most

Possessing The Secret Of Joy by Alice Walker

Possessing The Secret Of Joy

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From the author the New York Times Book Review calls “a lavishly gifted writer,” this is the searing story of Tashi, a tribal African woman first glimpsed in The Color Purple

Revolution From Within by Gloria Steinem

Revolution From Within

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Revealing her own long quest for self-esteem, Gloria Steinem explores what self-esteem is, how crippling a lack of it can be, and how recapturing it can transform your life.

The Living by Annie Dillard

The Living

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This New York Times bestselling novel by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Annie Dillard is a mesmerizing evocation of life in the Pacific Northwest during the last decades of the 19th century.

Double Deuce by Robert B. Parker

Double Deuce

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Hawk wants Spenser to wage war on a street gang. Susan wants Spenser to move in with her. Either way, Spenser's out of his element.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Deliverance

Deliverance

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Mac OS

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: 21st Century Entertainment

Car and Driver

Car and Driver

Platform: MS-DOS

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Elvira II: The Jaws of Cerberus

Elvira II: The Jaws of Cerberus

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, MS-DOS

Genre: Survival horror, role-playing video game, adventure game (point-and-click)

Publisher: Accolade

EPIC

EPIC

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, DOS, NEC PC-9801

Genre: Space combat sim

Publisher: Ocean Software

The Magical Quest Starring Mickey Mouse

The Magical Quest Starring Mickey Mouse

Platform: SNES Game Boy Advance

Genre: Platformer

Publisher: Capcom[1] Nintendo Disney Interactive

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on June 17, 1992?

On June 17, 1992 the day of the week was Wednesday.

What zodiac sign is June 17, 1992?

On June 17, 1992 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on June 17, 1992?

On June 17, 1992 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on June 17, 1992?

On June 17, 1992 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on June 17, 1992?

On June 17, 1992 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on June 17, 1992?

On June 17, 1992 several famous people were born including, Ryan Allsop.

Which famous people died on June 17, 1992?

Famous people died on June 17, 1992 include, Dewey Balfa.

What was the number one song in June 17, 1992?

The number one song in the week of June 17, 1992 was I'll Be There (Live-Unplugged) by Mariah Carey in US and Abba-esque (EP) by Erasure in UK.

What were the top hits on June 17, 1992?

The top hits on June 17, 1992 were I'll Be There (Live-Unplugged) by Mariah Carey, Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-A-Lot, Jump by Kris Kross in US and Abba-esque (EP) by Erasure, Please Don't Go by KWS, Hazard by Richard Marx in UK.


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