Sunday May 17, 1992

US date format: 5/17/1992, UK date format: 17/5/1992

It was Sunday, under the sign of Taurus (see zodiac on May 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 Maxime Huscenot . In that special week of May people in US were listening to by . In UK by was in the top 5 hits. Sister Act, directed by Emile Ardolino, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while Memories by Ralph Emery with Tom Carter was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Intruders. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Balloon Brothers or Cacoma Knight in Bizyland.
But much more happened that day: find out below..

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

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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Norwegian Constitution Day or Syttende Mai.
  • Dfa das Letras Galegas ("Galician Literature Day") ? holiday in Galicia, honouring the Galician language.
  • Bah�'f Faith ? Feast of 'Azaamat (Grandeur) ? First day of the fourth month of the Bah�'f Calendar.
  • Saint Paschal Baylon or Pascal Baylon
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Events

  • 38th Mazda LPGA Championship won by Betsy King.
  • Three days of popular protests against the government of Prime Minister of Thailand Suchinda Kraprayoon begin in Bangkok, leading to a military crackdown that results in 52 officially confirmed deaths, many disappearances, hundreds of injuries, and over 3,500 arrests.
  • Protests begin in Bangkok, Thailand, against the government of General Suchinda Kraprayoon, sparking a bloody crackdown.

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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

My Cousin Vinny

My Cousin Vinny

Directed by: Jonathan Lynn

Starring: Joe Pesci, Marisa Tomei, Ralph Macchio, Mitchell Whitfield

Country: United States of America

Noises Off...

Noises Off...

Directed by: Peter Bogdanovich

Starring: Michael Caine, Carol Burnett, Denholm Elliott, Julie Hagerty

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Music charts

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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

Familie Heinz Becker

Familie Heinz Becker

The Gingerbread Man

The Gingerbread Man

Directed by: Karthik Chandran

Video Girl Ai

Video Girl Ai

Directed by: Mizuho Nishikubo

Lucky Luke

Lucky Luke

Directed by: Terence Hill

Days to next May 17

If May 17, 1992 is your birthday you're 28 years, 6 months, 18 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 5 months, 12 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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Memories by Ralph Emery with Tom Carter

Memories

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278 pages

French Silk by Sandra Brown

French Silk

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Like the city of New Orleans itself, Claire Laurent is a vibrant beauty laced with a mysterious elusiveness. The founder of French Silk, a fabulous lingerie company, she has fought hard

Jewels by Danielle Steel

Jewels

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On Sarah Whitfield's seventy-fifth birthday, memories take her back to New York in the 1930s. To a marriage that ends after a year, leaving Sarah shattered.

Head To Head by Lester Thurow

Head To Head

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A leading economic theorist analyzes the United States's place in the changing world economy in light of the emergence of an economically united Europe.

The Elf Queen Of Shannara by Terry Brooks

The Elf Queen Of Shannara

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"Find the Elves and return them to the world of Men!" the shade of the Druid Allanon had ordered Wren.It was clearly an impossible task.

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Balloon Brothers

Balloon Brothers

Platform: Arcade Game

Genre: Puzzle game

Publisher: East Technology

Cacoma Knight in Bizyland

Cacoma Knight in Bizyland

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Puzzle Action

Discovery: In the Steps of Columbus

Discovery: In the Steps of Columbus

Platform: MS-DOS

The Aquatic Games

The Aquatic Games

Platform: Amiga, Atari ST, Mega Drive/Genesis, Super NES

Genre: Platform game

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Apidya

Apidya

Platform: Amiga

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Play Byte Team17

Frequently Asked Questions

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

On May 17, 1992 the day of the week was Sunday.

What zodiac sign is May 17, 1992?

On May 17, 1992 the zodiac sign was Taurus.

Who was the US President on May 17, 1992?

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

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

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

Who was the Pope on May 17, 1992?

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

Which famous people are born on May 17, 1992?

On May 17, 1992 several famous people were born including, Maxime Huscenot.

Which famous people died on May 17, 1992?

Famous people died on May 17, 1992 include, Lawrence Welk, Warren Neal Boxer, Leonardo del Ferro [Keyser].

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

The number one song in the week of May 17, 1992 was Jump by Kris Kross in US and Please Don't Go by KWS in UK.

What were the top hits on May 17, 1992?

The top hits on May 17, 1992 were Jump by Kris Kross, My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It) by En Vogue, Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen in US and Please Don't Go by KWS, On A Ragga Tip by SL2, Deeply Dippy by Right Said Fred in UK.


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