Saturday 26 December 1992
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn. The US president was George H. W. Bush (Republican).
Famous people born on this day include Jade Thirlwall and Conor Mason.
In that special week of December people in US were listening to I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston.
Chaplin, directed by Richard Attenborough, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1992
while Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Entre la vida y la muerte.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Capcom's Gold Medal Challenge '92 or Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 December 1992 ?
- First day of Kwanzaa
- Australia - Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.
- Wrenboys celebrate Wren in Ireland
- Period of Ursids meteor shower ends about this day
- Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia - Tsunami Awareness Day/Tsunami Memorial (or Remembrance) Day
- Mandala Pooja at Sabarimala in Kerala, India
- First day of Junkanoo street parade in the Bahamas (the second day is on the New Year's Day)
- Wren day in Ireland and the Isle of Man.
- Boxing Day in the Commonwealth of Nations.
- The first day of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- St. Stephen's Day, a public holiday in Catalonia, Croatia, Czech Republic, and the Republic of Ireland.
- R.C. Saints - Saint Stephen
- South Africa - Day of Goodwill, a public holiday
- Slovenia - Independence and Unity Day (1990)
- Jade Thirlwall: Pop Singer.
- Conor Mason: Rock Singer.
- Kätlin Aas: Estonian model.
- Cecilia Melgar: Chilean tennis player.
- New York Jets' announcer Marty Glickman retires at age 75.
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Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1992 ?
Top #10 songs in the USA
- Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You
- Wreckx-N-Effect - Rump Shaker
- Shai - If I Ever Fall In Love
- Boyz II Men - In The Still Of The Nite (I'll Remember)
- PM Dawn - I'd Die Without You
- Snap! - Rhythm Is A Dancer
- Bobby Brown - Good Enough
- Shanice - Saving Forever For You
- The Heights - How Do You Talk To An Angel
- Mary J. Blige - Real Love
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