1992: On This Year

1992

1992 (MCMXCII in Roman Numerals) was the year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1992th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations.

Is 1992 a year special to you? If so you may like to discover what 1992 was famous for, who won the Oscars and the Nobel Prizes in 1992, who was Time's Person of the Year in 1992, which books, music and movies were top of the charts in 1992, what Chinese zodiac sign is associated to 1992, what babynames were most popular that year, what was the World population on that year and what happend in 1992.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about 1992 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

history

What was 1992 known for ?

  • Technological advancements are witnessed with the introduction of the first ever Nicotine Patch which is meant to help smokers stop the habit.
  • Also, the first ever DNA Fingerprint was devised in 1992. In addition, the year saw the climax of the Balkan War between the Serbs, Croats, and Muslims which in turn prompted the UN intervention. On the other hand, Euro Disney opened in France while rioting broke out in some UK cities including Bristol. It is the year that Bill Clinton became president and also the time when America’s largest Minnesota’s Mall spanning 78 acres was constructed.
  • Unknown to many, 1992 was the year when the U.S recognized three former Yugoslav republics, and it’s also the time when Yugoslav Federation was broken up. Yeltsin and Bush proclaimed the end of Cold War formally, and China got relief as U.S lifted trade sanctions against them.
  • Conversely, former Panama’s leader, General Manuel Noriega was convicted on drug-related charges in a U.S court of law and sentenced to 40 years in prison.
  • It is during this time that the approval of the START treaty was made by the Russian Parliament and also the approval of Czechoslovak separation by the Parliament into two nations. At the same time, the Phillippines got to enjoy the absence of the American military as the US forces left the country. Moreover, a force led by the USA got approval from the UN to guard food for Somalia, and it is almost the same time when NAFTA (North American Free Trade Agreement) is signed.
  • This is the year that compact disks surpassed cassette tapes as the most preferred form of recorded music. A survey was carried out, and it was also noted that 900 million tv sets are in use around the world with the USA leading the pack with 201 million. After ruling the late-night television for more than 20 years, Johny Carson hosted his final show on The Tonight Show.
  • It is also the year when the first text-based Web Browser was released to the public marking the beginning of the now famous World Wide Web Era.

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Oscar

1992: Oscar Winners of the Year

In 1992, during the 65th Academy Awards Cerimony, held on 29/03/1993 the following movies, actors, actresses and directors were awarded with the Oscar in 6 categories honoring the films released in 1992:

What movie won the Best Picture Oscar in 1992?

The Oscar for Best Movie went to Unforgiven, directed by Clint Eastwood, starring Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris produced in the United States of America.

Who won the Best Director Oscar in 1992?

The Oscar for Best Director went to Clint Eastwood, for the movie Unforgiven, starring Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris produced in the United States of America.

Who won the Best Actor Oscar in 1992?

The Oscar for Best Actor went to Al Pacino, for the movie Scent of a Woman, starring Al Pacino, Chris O'Donnell, James Rebhorn, Gabrielle Anwar produced in the United States of America.

Who won the Best Actress Oscar in 1992?

The Oscar for Best Actress went to Emma Thompson, for the movie Howards End, starring Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, Vanessa Redgrave, Helena Bonham Carter produced in the .

Who won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar in 1992?

The Oscar for Best Supporting Actor went to Gene Hackman, for the movie Unforgiven, starring Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman, Richard Harris produced in the United States of America.

Who won the Best Supporting Actress Oscar in 1992?

The Oscar for Best Supporting Actress went to Marisa Tomei, for the movie My Cousin Vinny, starring Joe Pesci, Marisa Tomei, Ralph Macchio, Mitchell Whitfield produced in the United States of America.
world population

1992: Who was Time's Person of the Year?


Bill Clinton
In 1992, Bill Clinton was named by TIME magazine as Person of the Year. Clinton was elected President of the United States in 1992, defeating incumbent President George H. W. Bush.

1992: What were the most popular books published that year?

The most popular and best selling books in 1992 were:

Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus by John  Gray

Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus

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Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest by Stephen E. Ambrose

Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest

By:

Easy Company, 506th Airborne Division, US Army, was a renowned unit that faced numerous challenging assignments during World War II, from parachuting into France on D-Day to capturing Hitler's Eagle's Nest. Drawing on extensive interviews and soldiers' accounts, Stephen Ambrose's …

Gerald'S Game by Stephen King

Gerald'S Game

By:

Stephen King's bedtime story is a different one. It tells the tale of a game between husband and wife that ends in death.

Waiting To Exhale by Terry McMillan

Waiting To Exhale

By:

This classic tale of friendship, triumph, and revenge is now available in a premium edition. Written by the critically-acclaimed author How Stella Got Her Groove back, this simple, yet profound story of triumph comes from Stella.

The English Patient by Michael Ondaatje

The English Patient

By:

The Booker Prize-winning novel by Michael Ondaatje explores the intertwined lives of four individuals - a nurse, a thief, a sapper, and a nameless, burned man - in an Italian villa at the end of World War II, as they …

Monkey chinese zodiac sign

1992: What was the Chinese Zodiac sign associated with the year 1992?


According to the Chinese Zodiac and Astrology 1992 was the Year of the Monkey.

Discover Zodiac Sign Characteristics and Personality Traits of people born under the Monkey sign.

Nobel Prize

1992: Nobel Prize Winners of the Year


1992: Who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry ?

In 1992 the Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to:
  • Rudolph A. Marcus

1992: Who won the Nobel Peace Prize ?

In 1992 the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to:
  • Rigoberta Menchú

1992: Who won the Nobel Prize in Physics ?

In 1992 the Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to:
  • Georges Charpak
world population

1992: What were the most popular baby names in the USA that year ?

The 3 most popular baby names in 1992 were Michael, Christopher and Matthew for boys and Ashley, Jessica and Amanda for girls according to the US Census Bureau historical records.

1992: What were the Top #10 male names given to baby boys that year?

The Top # 10 male names given to baby boys in 1992 in the USA according to the US Census Bureau historical records were:

  • Michael
  • Christopher
  • Matthew
  • Joshua
  • Andrew
  • Brandon
  • Daniel
  • Tyler
  • James
  • David

1992: What were the Top #10 female names given to baby girls that year?

The Top # 10 female names given to baby girls in 1992 in the USA according to the US Census Bureau historical records were:

  • Ashley
  • Jessica
  • Amanda
  • Brittany
  • Sarah
  • Samantha
  • Emily
  • Stephanie
  • Elizabeth
  • Megan

vinyl songs

1992: What was the number 1 song in the USA that year?

The number 1 song in the USA in 1992, i.e. the best selling and most popular song of tha year, was End Of The Road by Boyz II Men

1992: What was the music chart in the USA that year?

The Music Chart in the USA in 1992 with the top 10 most popular songs, was:

  1. End Of The Road by Boyz II Men
  2. Baby Got Back by Sir Mix-A-Lot
  3. Baby-Baby-Baby by TLC
  4. Save The Best For Last by Vanessa Williams
  5. My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It) by En Vogue
  6. Jump by Kris Kross
  7. I'd Die Without You by PM Dawn
  8. I'm Too Sexy by Right Said Fred
  9. Under The Bridge by Red Hot Chili Peppers
  10. Tears In Heaven by Eric Clapton

1992: What was the number 1 song in the UK that year?

The number 1 song in the UK in 1992, i.e. the best selling and most popular song of tha year, was Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap!

1992: What was the music chart in the UK that year?

The Music Chart in the UK in 1992 with the top 10 most popular songs, was:

  1. Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap!
  2. Stay by Shakespear's Sister
  3. Would I Lie To You? by Charles & Eddie
  4. Please Don't Go by KWS
  5. The Best Things In Life Are Free by Luther Vandross & Janet Jackson
  6. Ain't No Doubt by Jimmy Nail
  7. End Of The Road by Boyz II Men
  8. Ebeneezer Goode by The Shamen
  9. My Girl by The Temptations
  10. Abba-esque (EP) by Erasure

1992: What were the most popular movies that year ?

The most popular movies and box office hits in 1992 were:

Aladdin

Release year: 1992

Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker

Starring: Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman

Country: United States of America

A Few Good Men

Release year: 1992

Directed by: Rob Reiner

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson, Demi Moore, Kevin Bacon

Country: United States of America

Sitting Pretty

Release year: 1992

Directed by: Walter Lang

Starring: Robert Young, Maureen O'Hara, Clifton Webb, Richard Haydn

Country: United States of America

Wayne's World

Release year: 1992

Directed by: Penelope Spheeris

Starring: Mike Myers, Dana Carvey, Rob Lowe, Tia Carrere

Country: United States of America

Batman Returns

Release year: 1992

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken

Country: United States of America

world population

1992: What was the world population that year?

The world population in 1992 was 5,498,919,809 people according to data by United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. This figure includes both urban and rural populations. The urban population at that time accounted for 44.0% of the total population, which is roughly 2.4 billion individuals.The annual population change in 1992 was an increase of +84.5 million people, representing a percentage increase of +1.56% over the previous year.The average population density in 1992 was 23 persons per square mile (or 37 persons per square kilometer).

history

What happened in 1992?

Here's what happened in 1992:

  • Jan 1, 1992: Bush is 1st US President to address Australian Parliament
  • Jan 2, 1992: Test debut of Shane Warne, versus India at Sydney.
  • Jan 3, 1992: 32 Cubans defect to the US via helicopter.
  • Jan 5, 1992: 6 Degrees of Separation closes at Vivian Beaumont NYC after 496 performances
  • Jan 6, 1992: Shane Warne takes 1-150 in his first Test innings.
  • Jan 7, 1992: AT&T releases video-telephone ($1499).
  • Jan 8, 1992: US President George H. W. Bush is televised falling violently ill at a state dinner in Japan, vomiting into the lap of Prime Minister Kiichi Miyazawa and fainting.
  • Jan 9, 1992: At the Winter Consumer Electronics Show, Apple Computer chairman John Sculley coins the term Personal Digital Assistant, referring to handheld computers that typically operate via a stylus on a LCD display. Sculley announces that Apple will enter the consumer-electronics market by the end of the year.
  • Jan 10, 1992: 8th Soap Opera Digest Awards
  • Jan 11, 1992: US female Figure Skating championship won by Kristi Yamaguchi.
  • Jan 12, 1992: Last building in Gateway area in Cleveland is demolished
  • Jan 13, 1992: US serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer pleads guilty but insane to the murders of 15 young men and boys.
  • Jan 15, 1992: Cleaning woman finds intimate photos of Sarah Ferguson with US man
  • Jan 16, 1992: 2 Shakespearean Actors opens at Cort Theater NYC for 29 performances
  • Jan 17, 1992: Sarah Ferguson attends dinner of Everglades club (club excludes Jews)
  • Jan 18, 1992: 49th Golden Globes
  • Jan 19, 1992: City of Angels closes at Virginia Theater NYC after 878 performances
  • Jan 20, 1992: Australia beats India 2-0 to win the World Series Cup.
  • Jan 21, 1992: Faced with decreased military spending, United Technologies Corporation announces it will eliminate 13,900 jobs by 1993.
  • Jan 22, 1992: Princess Sarah Ferguson wears paper bag over her head on airline ride
  • Jan 23, 1992: Visit opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • Jan 25, 1992: Dan Jansen skates world record 500m in 36.41 seconds.
  • Jan 26, 1992: Little Hotel on the Side opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 41 performances
  • Jan 27, 1992: Crazy He Calls Me opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • Jan 28, 1992: Stan Hansen beats Jumbo Tsuruta to win All Japan Triple Crown.
  • Jan 29, 1992: Willie Dixon, American blues composer ("I'm a Man", "Backdoor Man"), dies at age 76 (born 1915).
  • Jan 30, 1992: Space Shuttle STS-42 (Discovery 15) lands.
  • Jan 31, 1992: MTA raised tolls on most NYC bridges from $2.50 to $3.00
  • Feb 1, 1992: Crazy He Calls Me closes at Walter Kerr Theater NYC after 7 performances
  • Feb 2, 1992: IRS and Willie Nelson settle on $9M tax bill
  • Feb 3, 1992: Defense opens calling Noriega our ally in war on drugs
  • Feb 4, 1992: A Coup d'etat is led by Hugo Chavez Frias, against Venezuelan President Carlos Andres Perez.
  • Feb 5, 1992: Jury selection begins in the LA cops beating Rodney King case
  • Feb 6, 1992: The United States Senate approves a measure calling for the faster phase-out of chlorofluorocarbons under the revised Montreal Protocol the phase-out is scheduled to be completed by 2000.
  • Feb 7, 1992: Mike Tyson testifies in his rape trial
  • Feb 8, 1992: 16th Winter Olympic games opens in Albertville, France
  • Feb 9, 1992: 2 Shakespearean Actors closes at Cort Theater NYC after 29 performances
  • Feb 10, 1992: Dangerous Women final episode on WWOR-TV
  • Feb 11, 1992: F-16 jet crashes at residential district of Hengelo Netherlands (No deaths)
  • Feb 12, 1992: The current Constitution of Mongolia comes into effect.
  • Feb 13, 1992: Most Happy Fella opens at Booth Theater NYC for 229 performances
  • Feb 14, 1992: Merlene Ottey runs world record 60 metre indoor (6.96 seconds).
  • Feb 15, 1992: 100th episode of Cops airs on Fox
  • Feb 16, 1992: Former silver Goodyear blimps are now painted yellow and blue.
  • Feb 17, 1992: A court in Milwaukee, Wisconsin sentences serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer to life in prison.
  • Feb 18, 1992: In New Hampshire, U.S. President George H.W. Bush defeats Pat Buchanan in the Republican primary; Paul Tsongas leads the Democratic candidates.
  • Feb 19, 1992: Crazy For You opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 1622 performances
  • Feb 20, 1992: Private Lives opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 37 performances
  • Feb 22, 1992: Park Your Car in Harvard Yard closes at Music Box, New York City
  • Feb 23, 1992: 16th Winter Olympic games closes in Albertville, France
  • Feb 25, 1992: Digital Equipment unveils the 64-bit Alpha processor architecture, with speed estimates of 150 million instructions per second.
  • Feb 26, 1992: Search & Destroy opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 46 performances
  • Feb 27, 1992: S I Hayakawa, American politician (Senator-Republican-California, 1977-83), dies from a stroke at age 85.
  • Mar 1, 1992: Little Hotel on the Side closes at Belasco NYC after 41 performances
  • Mar 2, 1992: Sandy Dennis, American actress (Up the Down Staircase), dies of cancer at age 54 (born 1939).
  • Mar 3, 1992: Charges are filed in Florida against New York Mets Darryl Boston, Vince Coleman and Dwight Gooden of rape
  • Mar 4, 1992: the Supreme Court of Algeria bans the Islamic Salvation Front, which was poised to win control of the Parliament of Algeria in runoff elections.
  • Mar 5, 1992: Ethic committee votes to reveal congressmen who bounced checks
  • Mar 6, 1992: The computer virus Michelangelo is activated on personal computers.
  • Mar 7, 1992: Nicole Stevenson swims world record 200 metre backstroke (2:06.78).
  • Mar 8, 1992: 22nd Easter Seal Telethon
  • Mar 10, 1992: Sandra Seuser, Katrin Schreiter, Annet Hesselbarth, and Grit Breuer walk female indoor world record 4x400 metre (3:07.22).
  • Mar 11, 1992: Manuel de Dios Unanue, former editor of ''El Diario La Prensa'', is slain in a restaurant in Queens after having received death threats from the Colombian drug cartels.
  • Mar 12, 1992: Mauritius becomes a republic while remaining a member of the Commonwealth of Nations.
  • Mar 13, 1992: 570 die in a Turkish earthquake
  • Mar 14, 1992: Farm Aid V
  • Mar 16, 1992: Matt Keough, in the dugout, is hit flush in the head by a batted ball.
  • Mar 17, 1992: Death & the Maiden opens at Brooks Atkinson NYC for 159 performances
  • Mar 18, 1992: 4 Baboons Adoring the Sun opens at Beaumont Theater NYC for 38 performances
  • Mar 19, 1992: Master Builder opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • Mar 20, 1992: Janice Pennington is awarded $1.3M for accident on Price is Right set
  • Mar 21, 1992: Pakistan scores 6-264 to overhaul New Zealand in exciting World Cup semi.
  • Mar 22, 1992: Private Lives closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 37 performances
  • Mar 23, 1992: Florida Marlins begin selling tickets.
  • Mar 24, 1992: Space Shuttle STS-45 (Atlantis 11) launches into space
  • Mar 25, 1992: Russian manned space craft TM-14, lands
  • Mar 26, 1992: Mike Tyson sentenced to 10 years in rape of Desiree Washington
  • Mar 27, 1992: Bruce Springsteen releases Human Touch andLucky Town
  • Mar 28, 1992: PBA National Championship Won by Eric Forkel.
  • Mar 29, 1992: Conversations with My Father opens at Royale NYC for 462 performances
  • Mar 30, 1992: 64th Academy Awards (Silence of the Lambs sweeps with Best Picture, Anthony Hopkins as Best Actor and Jodie Foster as Best Actress).
  • Mar 31, 1992: The USS Missouri, the last active United States Navy battleship, is decommissioned in Long Beach, California.
  • Apr 1, 1992: 5th Largest wrestling crowd (64,287 - Toronto SkyDome)
  • Apr 2, 1992: Hamlet opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • Apr 3, 1992: 1st exhibition game at Camden Field-Orioles beat the New York Mets
  • Apr 4, 1992: John Tesh (Entertainment Tonight) marries actress Connie Selleca
  • Apr 5, 1992: Search & Destroy closes at Circle in the Square Theater NYC after 46 performances
  • Apr 6, 1992: 1st game at Camden Field, Balt-Orioles beat Indians 2-0
  • Apr 7, 1992: Republika Srpska announces its independence.
  • Apr 9, 1992: Redwood Curtain opens at Neiderlander theater on Broadway
  • Apr 10, 1992: Floriade (Flower Show) opens at the Hague, Netherlands.
  • Apr 11, 1992: Country singer Lee Greenwood weds Miss Tennessee 1989
  • Apr 12, 1992: Streetcar Named Desire opens at Ethel Barrymore NYC for 137 performances
  • Apr 13, 1992: 2 Trains Running opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 160 performances
  • Apr 14, 1992: Guys & Dolls opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 1143 performances
  • Apr 15, 1992: Billionaire Leona Helmsley is sent to jail for tax evasion.
  • Apr 16, 1992: Metro opens at Minskoff Theater NYC for 13 performances
  • Apr 18, 1992: Tennis ace Stefan Edberg marries Annette Olsen in Sweden
  • Apr 19, 1992: 4 Baboons Adoring the Sun closes at Beaumont NYC after 38 performances
  • Apr 20, 1992: 100th episode of Murphy Brown airs
  • Apr 21, 1992: High Rollers opens at Helen Hayes theater on Broadway
  • Apr 22, 1992: High Rollers Social & Pleasure Club closes at H Hayes NYC 14 performances
  • Apr 23, 1992: Shirnada opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • Apr 24, 1992: Man of La Mancha opens at Marquis Theater NYC for 108 performances
  • Apr 25, 1992: Shimada closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 4 performances
  • Apr 26, 1992: Grand Hotel closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 1,018 performances
  • Apr 27, 1992: Small Family Business opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • Apr 28, 1992: Brewers beat Blue Jays 22-2 with AL record 31 hits in 9 innings
  • Apr 29, 1992: Falsettos opens at John Golden Theater NYC for 487 performances
  • Apr 30, 1992: 208th and final episode of The Cosby Show on NBC-TV.
  • May 1, 1992: LA Dodgers postpone 3 games due to racial riots due to Rodney King
  • May 2, 1992: High Rollers Social & Pleasure Club opens at H Hayes NYC 14 performances
  • May 3, 1992: Beverly Hills 90210 Gabrielle Carteris marries Charles Isaacs
  • May 5, 1992: Country singer Tammy Wynette hospitalized with bile duct infection
  • May 6, 1992: New York Mets' Anthony Young begins losing streak of at least 26 games.
  • May 7, 1992: Constitutional amendment barring mid-term congressional raises passes
  • May 9, 1992: Final episode of Golden Girls airs on NBC-TV
  • May 10, 1992: Hamlet closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • May 12, 1992: Joe Burke, president (Kansas City Royals), dies at age 68.
  • May 13, 1992: Final episode of Night Court airs on NBC-TV
  • May 14, 1992: WIBC Bowling Queens won by Cindy Coburn-Carroll.
  • May 15, 1992: Part of Cruger Avenue in Bronx renamed Regis Philbin Avenue.
  • May 16, 1992: Smells Like Nirvana, by Weird Al Yankovic hits #35
  • May 17, 1992: 38th Mazda LPGA Championship won by Betsy King.
  • May 18, 1992: US Supreme Court rules states could not force mentally unstable criminal defendants to take anti-psychotic drugs.
  • May 19, 1992: 27th Amendment ratified, prohibits Congress from raising its salary
  • May 20, 1992: Rap singer raps 597 syllables in under 60 seconds
  • May 21, 1992: New Jersey senate overrides Governor Florio's veto and lowers sales tax to 6 percent.
  • May 22, 1992: California Angels, are involved in a bus crash, in New Jersey
  • May 23, 1992: New York Yankees play in their fourth straight extra inning game.
  • May 24, 1992: Pat Bradley wins J C Penney / LPGA Skins Game Golf Tournament
  • May 25, 1992: Jay Leno becomes the new host of NBC's The Tonight Show, following the retirement of Johnny Carson.
  • May 26, 1992: Weird Al Yankovic begins his Off The Deep End tour
  • May 28, 1992: 65th National Spelling Bee: Amanda Goad wins spelling "lyceum".
  • May 29, 1992: New York Mets score in 9th to end home shut-out streak at three games.
  • May 30, 1992: Minn Twin Bert Blyleven is 2nd to win as teenager and 40 year old
  • May 31, 1992: 46th Tony Awards: Dancing at Lughnasa and Crazy For You win.
  • Jun 1, 1992: America West Arena opens in Phoenix
  • Jun 2, 1992: Former NFL New York Giant Coach Bill Parcells undergoes open heart surgery
  • Jun 3, 1992: Joan Lunden ordered to pay her ex-husband $18,000 a month support
  • Jun 4, 1992: San Jose voters reject Giants plan to build a new stadium
  • Jun 6, 1992: 124th Belmont: Eddie Delahoussaye aboard AP Indy wins in 2:26
  • Jun 7, 1992: Small Family Business closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • Jun 8, 1992: 26th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson and Garth Brooks
  • Jun 10, 1992: Price opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 47 performances
  • Jun 11, 1992: Owners approve sale of Seattle Mariners to a Japanese group
  • Jun 12, 1992: Batman Returns is released in USA
  • Jun 14, 1992: 10th Seniors Players Golf Championship: Dave Stockton
  • Jun 15, 1992: 1st Berlin Air Show in 60 years
  • Jun 16, 1992: Great Britain postage stamp 350 year battle near Edgehill
  • Jun 17, 1992: Conn Gov Lowell Weicker and WFAN DJ Don Imus change places for 1 day
  • Jun 18, 1992: Actor Jameson Parker weds actress Darleen Carr
  • Jun 19, 1992: Batman Returns, opens
  • Jun 20, 1992: Kelly Saunders is 2nd female baseball PA announcer (Baltimore Orioles)
  • Jun 21, 1992: 92nd US Golf Open: Tom Kite shoots a 285 at Pebble Beach GL, California
  • Jun 22, 1992: 2 skeletons excavated in Yekaterinburg IDed as Czar Nicholas II and wife
  • Jun 23, 1992: Tin Bigha Day protest in India of corridor opening to Bangladesh
  • Jun 24, 1992: Billy Joel, gets an honorary diploma from Hicksville HS at 43
  • Jun 25, 1992: Les Miserables, opens at Vinorhady Theatre, Prague
  • Jun 26, 1992: India leases Tin Bigha corridor to Bangladesh
  • Jun 27, 1992: 193rd ranked Andrei Olhovsky defeats #1 seed Jim Courier at Wimbledon
  • Jun 28, 1992: Chinese Coffee opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 18 performances
  • Jun 29, 1992: Salome opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 9 performances
  • Jun 30, 1992: 1st pay bathrooms in US open: 25 cents (NYC)
  • Jul 1, 1992: 6.6 earthquake in Big Bear Valley of Los Angeles
  • Jul 2, 1992: Braniff Airlines goes out of business
  • Jul 3, 1992: Mass Senator Ted Kennedy marries Victoria Reggie (38)
  • Jul 4, 1992: 99th Wimbledon Womens Tennis: Steffi Graf beats Monica Seles (62 61)
  • Jul 5, 1992: 106th Wimbledon Mens Tennis: Agassi beats Ivanisevic (67 64 64 16 64)
  • Jul 6, 1992: Fay Vincent realigns NL, putting Cubs, Cards and Rockies in West and Cards, Braves and Marlins in East
  • Jul 8, 1992: Florida Marlins unveil their uniform
  • Jul 9, 1992: Space Shuttle STS 50 (Columbia 13) lands
  • Jul 10, 1992: John Ellis becomes CEO of Seattle Mariners
  • Jul 11, 1992: Presidential Candidate Ross Perot at NAACP speech calls them you people
  • Jul 12, 1992: 13th US Seniors Golf Open: Larry Laoretti
  • Jul 13, 1992: Yitzhak Rabin becomes prime minister of Israel.
  • Jul 14, 1992: 63rd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 13-6 at Jack Murphy Stadium, South Dakota
  • Jul 15, 1992: Pope John Paul II hospitalized for 3 weeks to have tumor removed
  • Jul 16, 1992: Arkansas Governor Bill Clinton is nominated for U.S. President and Tennessee Senator Al Gore for Vice President, at the Democratic National Convention in New York City.
  • Jul 17, 1992: Slovak parliament asks for self rule
  • Jul 18, 1992: Film critic Roger Ebert marries Chaz Hammel-Smith
  • Jul 19, 1992: Price closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 47 performances
  • Jul 20, 1992: 121st British Golf Open: Nick Faldo shoots a 272 at Muirfield Gullane
  • Jul 22, 1992: Colombia drug baron Pablo Escobar escapes prison
  • Jul 23, 1992: Bruce Springsteen begins a world tour
  • Jul 24, 1992: Faye Vincent reinstates Yankee owner George Steinbrenner (eff 3 / 1 / 93)
  • Jul 25, 1992: 25th Olympic Summer games opens in Barcelona, Spain
  • Jul 26, 1992: Man of La Mancha closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 108 performances
  • Jul 27, 1992: Astros begins 26-game road trip to make room for Republican National Convention
  • Jul 28, 1992: Ground breaking of Florida Marlins 7,500 seat spring training stadium
  • Jul 29, 1992: Chinese Coffee closes at Circle in the Square Theater NYC after 18 performances
  • Jul 30, 1992: Lin Li swims female world record / OR 200m medley (2:11.65)
  • Jul 31, 1992: Jeff Rouse swims world record / OR 100m backstroke (53.86 seconds)
  • Aug 1, 1992: Salome closes at Circle in the Square Theater NYC after 9 performances
  • Aug 2, 1992: Death & the Maiden closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 159 performances
  • Aug 3, 1992: Dodgers win 3,000th game since moving to Los Angeles
  • Aug 5, 1992: 4 cops in Rodney King beating case indicted on civil rights charge
  • Aug 6, 1992: President Bush urges the United Nations to approve a military intervention in Bosnia and Hercegovina.
  • Aug 7, 1992: Cleveland Indians turn a triple play
  • Aug 8, 1992: Actress Barbara Hershey weds artist Stephen Douglas
  • Aug 9, 1992: Streetcar Named Desire closes at Ethel Barrymore NYC after 137 performances
  • Aug 10, 1992: Satellite TOPEX / Poseidon launched
  • Aug 11, 1992: Oakland Athletics rip Jose Canseco for leaving stadium before end of game
  • Aug 15, 1992: Actress Susan Anton marries actor Jeff Lester
  • Aug 16, 1992: 20th du Maurier Golf Classic: Sherri Steinhaur
  • Aug 17, 1992: Kevin Gross of Dodgers tosses only 9-inning no-hitter of season, a 2-0
  • Aug 18, 1992: Real Inspector Hound opens at Criterion NYC for 61 performances
  • Aug 20, 1992: England get 7-363 in 55 overs vs. Pakistan, then world ODI record
  • Aug 21, 1992: (to August 22) Events at Ruby Ridge, Idaho are sparked by a Federal Marshal surveillance team, resulting in the death of Marshal Sam Weaver and his dog and the next day the wounding of Randy Weaver, the death of his wife Vicki and the wounding of Kevin Harris.
  • Aug 22, 1992: Matthews and Warne spin Australia to a famous win vs. Sri Lanka
  • Aug 23, 1992: Dennis Eckersley, who previously set record for most consecutive saves (40), is 1st pitcher to record 40 saves in 4 different seasons
  • Aug 24, 1992: 1st structural steel beams are erected at Gateway (Jacobs Field)
  • Aug 25, 1992: Jamie Solinger, of Iowa, crowned 10th Miss Teen USA
  • Aug 26, 1992: Anna Karenina opens at Circle in the Square Theater NYC for 46 performances
  • Aug 27, 1992: CFL revokes BC Lions franchise
  • Aug 29, 1992: Largest wrestling crowd out side of US (75,000) at Wembley Stadium
  • Aug 30, 1992: 2 Trains Running closes at Walter Kerr Theater NYC after 160 performances
  • Aug 31, 1992: 44th Emmy Awards: Northern Exposure, Christopher Lloyd and Dana Delane
  • Sep 1, 1992: New York City police commisioner Brown resigns
  • Sep 2, 1992: Nicaragua struck by earthquake / floodings; 118 die
  • Sep 4, 1992: Scared Silent is 1st non news program to be seen on 3 networks simultaneously. (CBS, NBC & PBS), about child abuse hosted by Oprah
  • Sep 5, 1992: Andrew Dice Clay marries his longtime live-in lover Trinie
  • Sep 6, 1992: Noureddine Morceli runs world record 1500m (3:28.86)
  • Sep 7, 1992: Army of Ciskei homeland kills 28 ANC demonstrators
  • Sep 8, 1992: Danny Tartabull has 9 RBIs as Yanks beat Orioles 16-4
  • Sep 9, 1992: 1st time Baltimore Orioles draw 3 million fans at home
  • Sep 10, 1992: Bud Selig becomes interm commissioner of baseball
  • Sep 11, 1992: ''STS-47'': Dr. Mae Jemison becomes the first African American woman to travel into space, aboard the Space Shuttle ''Endeavour''.
  • Sep 12, 1992: 106th US Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats A Sanchez Vicario (63 63)
  • Sep 13, 1992: 112th US Mens Tennis: Stefan Edberg beats Pete Sampras (36 64 76 62)
  • Sep 14, 1992: 1st subway car completed to be exported from US (to Taiwan)
  • Sep 15, 1992: Ted Weiss, despite dying on 14th, wins congressional NYC seat
  • Sep 16, 1992: Les Miserables, opens at Nuevo Apolo, Madrid
  • Sep 17, 1992: House votes 280 to 128 to give FCC control of cable TV rates
  • Sep 18, 1992: Undaunted by his earlier withdrawal, supporters of U.S. presidential candidate H. Ross Perot succeed in getting his name on the ballot in all 50 states.
  • Sep 19, 1992: Barry Bonds joins Willie Mays, Howard Johnson and Ron Gant as having (2) 30-HR / 30-steal seasons
  • Sep 20, 1992: Colleen Walker wins LPGA SAFECO Golf Classic
  • Sep 21, 1992: Mexico establishes diplomatic relations with Vatican City, ending a break that lasted over 130 years.
  • Sep 22, 1992: Heavy storm in South France, 34 die
  • Sep 23, 1992: 1st female to play in a NHL exhibition game (Manon Rheaume, goalie) for Tampa Bay Lightning - gives up 2 goals on 9 attempts in 1 period
  • Sep 24, 1992: John Jaha ties record of 11 teammates to steal 10 bases (Brewers)
  • Sep 25, 1992: Gregory Kingsley, 12, wins right to divorce his parents and live with his foster parents, he takes name Shawn Russ
  • Sep 26, 1992: 1st time a positional player pitches for New York Mets, Phil Pecota, in 19-2 lose to Pirates
  • Sep 27, 1992: ASPCA stops Santeria ceremony in Bronx halts sacrifice of 42 animals
  • Sep 28, 1992: Dog City, cartoon debuts on Fox-TV
  • Sep 29, 1992: Atlanta Braves wins 2nd straight NL West title
  • Sep 30, 1992: 26th Country Music Association Award: Garth Brooks wins
  • Oct 1, 1992: Cartoon Cable Network premieres
  • Oct 2, 1992: VP Itamar Franco becomes President of Brazil
  • Oct 3, 1992: Atlanta Braves win franchise record 98th game
  • Oct 4, 1992: Anna Karenina closes at Circle in the Square Theater NYC after 46 performances
  • Oct 5, 1992: 1st overturn of a George Bush veto (cable bill)
  • Oct 7, 1992: Tampa Bay Lightning become 1st NHL expansion team to win opener (7-2)
  • Oct 8, 1992: Nobel Prize for literature is given to West Indies Poet Derek Walcott
  • Oct 9, 1992: Great meteorite seen from Kentucky to New York
  • Oct 10, 1992: Actress Ally Sheedy weds actor David Lansbury
  • Oct 11, 1992: 1st 3-way presidential debate (Bush-Clinton-Perot)
  • Oct 12, 1992: 5.8 earthquake at Cairo (at least 510 die)
  • Oct 13, 1992: An Antonov An-124 operated by Antonov Airlines registered SSSR-82002, crashes near Kiev, Ukraine killing 8.
  • Oct 14, 1992: Atlanta Braves beat Pittsburgh Pirates in 7 games for NL pennant
  • Oct 15, 1992: Charles Taylor launches an offensive against Monrovia Liberia
  • Oct 16, 1992: 1,700th David Letterman Show
  • Oct 17, 1992: 1st World Series with non-US team, Toronto loses 3-1 to Braves
  • Oct 18, 1992: 1st non-US team to win a World Series Game; Toronto 5, Atlanta 4
  • Oct 19, 1992: The Communist Party of China promotes several market-oriented reformers to the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China, signaling a defeat for hard-line ideologues.
  • Oct 20, 1992: 1st World Series game outside of US - Toronto beats Atlanta
  • Oct 21, 1992: Tens of thousands of coal miners march in London to protest government plans to close coal mines and reduce the number of coal miners.
  • Oct 22, 1992: Atlanta, becomes 1st US team to win a World Series game out of US
  • Oct 23, 1992: Emperor Akihito becomes the first Emperor of Japan to stand on Chinese soil.
  • Oct 24, 1992: Toronto Blue Jays beat Atl Braves, 4 games to 2, in 88th World Series
  • Oct 25, 1992: Dancing at Lughnasa closes at Plymouth Theater NYC after 421 performances
  • Oct 26, 1992: The Charlottetown Accord fails to win majority support in a Canada wide referendum.
  • Oct 27, 1992: Don Baylor appointed 1st manager of Colorado Rockies
  • Oct 28, 1992: Lee Jang Rim predicts that today would be the end of the world!
  • Oct 29, 1992: The Food and Drug Administration approves Depo Provera for use as a contraceptive in the United States.
  • Oct 30, 1992: MTA begins installing automated fare collection turnstiles
  • Oct 31, 1992: Don Keller makes his 18,000th sky diver
  • Nov 1, 1992: 23rd NYC Marathon won by Willie Mtolo in 2:09:29
  • Nov 2, 1992: 1st test flight of Airbus A330
  • Nov 3, 1992: Bill Clinton (D) wins US presidential election over President Bush (R)
  • Nov 4, 1992: New York Giants announce they will quit WNEW Radio after 32 years for WOR
  • Nov 5, 1992: Show Off opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • Nov 7, 1992: 1st NBA game at America West Arena, Phoenix Suns beat Clippers 111-105
  • Nov 8, 1992: Solitary Confinement opens at Nederlander Theater NYC for 25 performances
  • Nov 9, 1992: Prix Goncourt awarded to Patrick Chamoiseau for Texaco
  • Nov 11, 1992: Anglican Church and Church of England OK female priests
  • Nov 12, 1992: New York Yankee pitcher Steve Howe is reinstated for 8th time
  • Nov 13, 1992: Riddick Bowe beats Evander Holyfield in 12 for heavywgt boxing title
  • Nov 14, 1992: Actress Peg Phillips (Northern Exposure), falls and breaks 3 fingers
  • Nov 15, 1992: Cuban Ilyushin IL-18 flight to Puerto Plata crashes, 34 die
  • Nov 16, 1992: Microsoft ships Microsoft Access 1.0 database program for Windows. Price is US$99.
  • Nov 17, 1992: Gypsy Passion opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 55 performances
  • Nov 18, 1992: Malcolm X with Denzel Washington premieres in US
  • Nov 19, 1992: 3 From Brooklyn opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • Nov 20, 1992: Malcolm X premieres
  • Nov 21, 1992: Jan Karlsson swims world record 50m butterfly (23.80 seconds)
  • Nov 22, 1992: Sandra Volker swims world record 50m backstroke (28.57 seconds)
  • Nov 23, 1992: 10,000,000 cellular telephone sold
  • Nov 24, 1992: Boeing 734 crashes into mountain in China, kills 141
  • Nov 25, 1992: Disney generally releases the film Aladdin to theaters in the USA.
  • Nov 27, 1992: Howard Stern Interview premieres on E! Network
  • Nov 29, 1992: Sea Gull opens at Lyceum Theater NYC for 48 performances
  • Nov 30, 1992: Intercity-train derailed at Village chief, 5 die
  • Dec 1, 1992: Amy Fisher sentenced 5-15 yrs for shooting Mary Jo Buttafuoco
  • Dec 2, 1992: WQEW-AM radio replaces WQXR on 1560 in New York City
  • Dec 3, 1992: UN Security Council Resolution 794 is unanimously passed, approving a coalition of United Nations peacekeepers led by the United States to form UNITAF, with the task of establishing peace and ensuring that humanitarian aid is distributed in Somalia.
  • Dec 4, 1992: Somali Civil War: President George H. W. Bush orders 28,000 U.S. troops to Somalia in Northeast Africa.
  • Dec 5, 1992: Kent Conrad of North Dakota resigns his seat in the United States Senate and is sworn into the other seat from North Dakota, becoming the only U.S. Senator ever to have held two seats on the same day.
  • Dec 6, 1992: Dottie Mochrie / Dan Forsmann wins LPGA J C Penney Golf Classic
  • Dec 7, 1992: Galileo spacecraft passes North Pole of Moon (Peary Crater).
  • Dec 8, 1992: NBC announces that Cheers will go off the air in May, 1993
  • Dec 9, 1992: 3rd Billboard Music Awards
  • Dec 10, 1992: My Favorite Year opens at Vivian Beaumont Theater NYC for 37 performances
  • Dec 11, 1992: WNEW AM radio on 1130 in NYC ends transmitting after 58 years
  • Dec 12, 1992: 6.8-7.5 earthquake strikes Flores Island (tsunami kills 3,000)
  • Dec 13, 1992: Show Off closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • Dec 14, 1992: Lennox Lewis given WBC title, when Riddick Bowe refuses to fight him.
  • Dec 15, 1992: Arthur Ashe is named Sports Illustrated Sportman of Year
  • Dec 17, 1992: Christmas Carol opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 22 performances
  • Dec 18, 1992: FCC vote 4-1 to allow Infinity to purchase Cook Inlet stations
  • Dec 19, 1992: State President of South Africa F. W. de Klerk dismisses or suspends 23 military officers, including six generals, sho were suspected of unauthorized activities designed to disrupt negotiations with the African National Congress.
  • Dec 20, 1992: Northwest and KLM introduce a new joint logo "Worldwide Reliability".
  • Dec 21, 1992: Dutch DC-10 in fire at landing on Faro Portugal, 56 die
  • Dec 22, 1992: Libyan MIG-23UB attacks Boeing 727 at Souk al-Sabt, 158 die.
  • Dec 24, 1992: US President Bush pardons Caspar Weinberger of role in Iran-contra affair.
  • Dec 26, 1992: New York Jets' announcer Marty Glickman retires at age 75.
  • Dec 27, 1992: 3 From Brooklyn closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • Dec 28, 1992: Mort Greene, US songwriter ("My Grandfather's Clock"), dies at age 80.
  • Dec 29, 1992: Governor Cuomo grants Jean Harris ("Scarsdale Diet" Murderess) clemency.
  • Dec 30, 1992: Ling-Ling, panda given to the USA by China (Born 1969)
  • Dec 31, 1992: WCBS TV news anchor Carol Martin weds Joe Terry
  • Jan 3, 1992: CommutAir Flight 4821 crashes on approach to Adirondack Regional Airport, in Saranac Lake, New York, killing two people.

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What does the year 1992 refer to in the Gregorian calendar?

The year 1992 refers to a specific year in the Gregorian calendar, which is commonly used internationally. It is the 93rd year of the 20th century and the 2nd year of the 1990s decade. In the Gregorian calendar, it follows 1991 and precedes 1993.

calendars for year 1992

Can you show me the calendar for the year 1992?

February 1992
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September 1992
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November 1992
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