Friday May 22, 1992

US date format: 5/22/1992, UK date format: 22/5/1992

It was Friday, under the sign of Gemini (see zodiac on May 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 Camille Lou and Tommaso Cancellotti. In that special week of May people in US were listening to Jump by Kris Kross. In UK Please Don't Go by KWS was in the top 5 hits. Patriot Games, directed by Phillip Noyce, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992 while The Disuniting Of America by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Intruders. If you liked videogames you were probably playing Blandia or Space Crusade.
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Historical Events

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Holidays

  • Saint Humilita
  • Saint Rita of Cascia
  • Victoria Day in Canada
  • World Biodiversity Day.
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Events

  • California Angels, are involved in a bus crash, in New Jersey
  • India launches its Agni rocket.
  • Tony "Big Tuna" Accardo, American mobster (Saint Valentines Day), dies at age 86 (born 1906).
  • After 30 years, 66-year-old Johnny Carson hosts The Tonight Show for the last time.
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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

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

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Magazine Covers

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Books

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The Disuniting Of America by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr

The Disuniting Of America

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What does it mean to be an American? Is the republic a unified whole or a collection of disparate ethnic groups?

Den Of Thieves by James B. Stewart

Den Of Thieves

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A #1 bestseller from coast to coast, Den of Thieves tells the full story of the insider-trading scandal that nearly destroyed Wall Street, the men who pulled it off, and the

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

Jazz by Toni Morrison

Jazz

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In the winter of 1926, when everybody everywhere sees nothing but good things ahead, Joe Trace, middle-aged door-to-door salesman of Cleopatra beauty products, shoots his teenage lover to death.

Scarlett by Alexandra Ripley

Scarlett

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THE PHENOMENAL #1 BESTSELLING SEQUEL TO MARGARET MITCHELL'S GONE WITH THE WIND"Alexandra Ripley is true to Scarlett's spirit and to Rhett's. Her sense of Mitchell's style is right on target."

Videogames

What videogames would you be playing back in the days?

Bakuretsu Quiz Ma-Q Dai Bōken

Bakuretsu Quiz Ma-Q Dai Bōken

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Quiz game

Publisher: Namco

Blandia

Blandia

Platform: Arcade Game, FM Towns, NEC PC-9801

Genre: Fighting game

Publisher: Allumer (arcade) Ving (ports)

Space Crusade

Space Crusade

Platform: MS-DOS, Atari ST, Amiga, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC

Genre: Turn-based tactics

Publisher: Gremlin Interactive

Battle Clash

Battle Clash

Platform: Super NES

Genre: Super Scope

Publisher: Nintendo

Double Clutch

Double Clutch

Platform: Sega Mega Drive

Genre: Racing

Publisher: Sega

Frequently Asked Questions

What day of the week was on May 22, 1992?

On May 22, 1992 the day of the week was Friday.

What zodiac sign is May 22, 1992?

On May 22, 1992 the zodiac sign was Gemini.

Who was the US President on May 22, 1992?

On May 22, 1992 the US President was George H. W. Bush (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 22, 1992?

On May 22, 1992 the UK Prime Minister was Sir John Major (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on May 22, 1992?

On May 22, 1992 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.

Which famous people are born on May 22, 1992?

On May 22, 1992 several famous people were born including, Camille Lou, Doug Armstrong, Tommaso Cancellotti.

Which famous people died on May 22, 1992?

Famous people died on May 22, 1992 include, Zellig Harris.

What was the number one song in May 22, 1992?

The number one song in the week of May 22, 1992 was Jump by Kris Kross in US and Please Don't Go by KWS in UK.

What were the top hits on May 22, 1992?

The top hits on May 22, 1992 were Jump by Kris Kross, My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It) by En Vogue, Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers in US and Please Don't Go by KWS, On A Ragga Tip by SL2, Deeply Dippy by Right Said Fred in UK.