Tuesday December 22, 1992

US date format: 12/22/1992, UK date format: 22/12/1992

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Capricorn (see birth chart on December 22, 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 Mélanie Henique and Michaela Hončová. In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston. Arizona Dream, directed by Emir Kusturica, 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 Celia. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Defenders of Dynatron City or Arcana.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • R.C. Saints - commemoration of Frances Xavier Cabrini
  • Spain: the main draw of Spanish National Lottery, where it is a Christmas tradition.
  • Astrology: First day of sun sign Capricorn
  • In the Northern Hemisphere, the winter solstice occurs on or very close to this date. In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs around this time.
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Events

  • Libyan MIG-23UB attacks Boeing 727 at Souk al-Sabt, 158 die.
  • The Archives of Terror are discovered.
  • Archives of Terror discovered by Dr. Martín Almada detailing the fates of thousands of Latin Americans who had been secretly kidnapped, tortured, and killed by the security services of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, and Uruguay. This was known as Operation Condor.
  • President-elect Bill Clinton names the final members of his cabinet.
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Movies

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Arizona Dream

Arizona Dream

Directed by: Emir Kusturica

Starring: Johnny Depp, Jerry Lewis, Faye Dunaway, Lili Taylor

Trouble Bound

Trouble Bound

Directed by: Jeffrey Reiner

Starring: Michael Madsen, Patricia Arquette, Sal Jenco, Darren Epton

Leprechaun

Leprechaun

Directed by: Mark Jones

Starring: Warwick Davis, Jennifer Aniston, Ken Olandt, Mark Holton

Une journée chez ma mère

Une journée chez ma mère

Directed by: Dominique Cheminal

Starring: Charlotte de Turckheim, Hélène Vincent, Claire Nadeau, Lorella Cravotta

Roja

Roja

Directed by: Mani Ratnam

Starring: Arvind Swamy, Madhoo, Pankaj Kapur, Nassar

TV Series

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Celia

Celia

Directed by: Ann Turner

Gone to Seed

Gone to Seed

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

ZZZap!

ZZZap!

The Return of the Psammead

The Return of the Psammead

Days to next December 22

If December 22, 1992 is your birthday you're 27 years, 9 months, 2 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 2 months, 28 days.
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Magazine Covers

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Books

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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.

Young Men & Fire by Norman Maclean

Young Men & Fire

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On August 5, 1949, a crew of fifteen of the United States Forest Service's elite airborne firefighters, the Smokejumpers, stepped into the sky above a remote forest fire in the Montana

The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller

The Bridges of Madison County

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The legendary love story, the bestselling hardcover novel of all time, and the major motion picture starring Clint Eastwood and Meryl Streep. This is the story of Robert Kincaid, the photographer and free spirit searching for the covered bridges of …

Genius by James Gleick

Genius

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From the author of the national bestseller Chaos comes an outstanding biography of one of the most dazzling and flamboyant scientists of the 20th century that "not only paints a highly

I Haven'T Understood Anything Since 1962 by Lewis Grizzard

I Haven'T Understood Anything Since 1962

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The best-selling author of Chili Dawgs Always Bark at Night shares his observations on what has happened to America over the last thirty years, discussing the women's movement, politics,

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Astral Bout

Astral Bout

Platform: Super Famicom

Genre: Fighting

Publisher: King Records

3Kingdoms

3Kingdoms

Genre: Cross-genre, MUD

Defenders of Dynatron City

Defenders of Dynatron City

Platform: NES

Genre: Action

Publisher: JVC

Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf

Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf

Platform: Genesis, Amiga, DOS, Mac OS, Master System, Lynx, Game Gear, Game Boy, Super NES, Game Boy Advance, PlayStation Portable

Genre: Shoot 'em up

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Arcana

Arcana

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Role-playing video game

Publisher: HAL Laboratory


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