1992 in History – What happened in year 1992

✅ Published on April 10th, 2009 in 20th Century in History

In history, year 1992 has its own importance and known for many memorable events like famous birthdays, inventions, natural disaster, treaties, change of rulers, special days etc. Find below a list of important historical events which happened during the year 1992.

Top Historical Events of the Year 1992 ⚡:

Date/MonthEvent / Incidence / Incident
04 januaryThe Tokyo Dome recorded the 8th largest wrestling crowd of about 60,000.
16 january“2 Shakespearean Actors” opens at Cort Theater in New York City. It made 29 performances.
19 january“City of Angels” closed at Virginia Theater New York City. It has made 878 performances.
20 januaryAir Inter Flight 148 crash into the Vosges Mountains while cycling to land at Strasbourg Airport near Strasbourg, France,resulting in 87 deaths.
23 januaryVisit” opens at Criterion Theatre New York City. It made 45 performances.
29 januaryThe LPGA Women's Kemper golf open championship was won by Dawn Coe.
31 januaryThe famous and well known Sportscaster Howard Colliers from his job in the year 1992. People were unable to believe it.
01 februaryThe Chief Judicial Magistrate of Bhopal court declares Warren Anderson, ex-CEO of Union Carbide, a fugitive under Indian law for failing to appear in the Bhopal disaster case.
02 februaryKieren Perkins ,a well known swimmer made a world record for 1500m freestyle swimming in 14 :32 :40.
04 februarycancer Research UK, the world's largest independent cancer research charity, was formed from the merger of two competing cancer charities.
05 februaryThe jury selection has been started in the Los Angeles and the cops beating Rodney King case.
10 februaryLast episode of “Dangerous women” was been displayed on WWOR on TV.
14 februaryMarlene Othey made a world record of 60m indoor running in about 6.96 seconds.
15 februaryJeffery Dahmer found sane and guilty of killing 15 boys.
19 februaryThe premier of Ken Ludwig’s musical “Crazy for You” was held on February 19, 1992 in New York City. It was opened at the same date at Shutbert Theatre New York for 1622 performances.
25 februaryNagorno-Karabakh War-Armenian armed forces killed 613 ethnic Azerbaijani civilians from the town of Khojali in the Nagorno-Karabakhregion of Azerbaijan.
29 februaryThe LPGA Kemper Golf Open championship was won by Dawn Coe.
07 marchMicole Stevenson was the first person to break a world record in swimming back stroke of 200m in a time of (2:06:78)
15 marchBrandi Burtan created record as he won the CPG Ping. That was Welch’s golf championship.
25 marchIn the World Cup final, Pakistan defeated England by 22 runs and was the champion.
05 aprilBosnian War-Unidentified gunmen killed two people while firing upon a large crowd of anti-war protesters in Sarajevo, marking the start of the four-year-long Siege of Sarajevo.
08 april5 guys named Mac were released at Eugene O Neil Theatre in the New York City. It ran houseful for 445 days.
08 aprilAmerican tennis player Arthur Ashe announced that he had contracted HIV from blood transfusions; he would spend the remainder of his life as an AIDS activist.
10 aprilNagorno-Karabakh War-At least 40 Armenian civilians were massacred in Maraga, Azerbaijan.
11 aprilBPAA U.S. was open by Robert Lawrence in 1992.
12 aprilStreetcar Named Desire' opens at Ethel Barrymore New York City for 137 performances in 1979.
12 aprilDisneyland Paris, the first Walt Disney Park in Europe, opened in the Paris suburb of Marne-la-Vallée.
13 aprilLongest 2 undefeated baseball teams to meet (New York Yankees 5-0 vs Toronto Blue Jays 6-0); Yankees score 3 in top of 9th to win 5-2.
14 april“Guys and Dolls” opens at Martin Beck Theater New York City. It was for 1,143 performances.
14 april“Les Miserables,” open at Palace Theater, Manchester.


Famous birthdays in the year 1992:

Date/MonthName / Profession / Country
01 January Nathaniel Peteru / Rugby Player / New Zealand
01 SeptemberCristiano Biraghi / Footballer / Italy
04 SeptemberHanna Schwamborn / Actress / Germany
07 JulyEllina Anissimova / Hammer Thrower / Estonia
07 NovemberApisai Koroisau / Rugby Player / Australia
08 February Carl Jenkinson / Footballer / United Kingdom
08 January Koke / Footballer / Spain
10 NovemberDimitri Petratos / Footballer / Australia
10 NovemberMarko Blaževski / Swimmer / Macedonia
11 SeptemberJonathan Adams / Discus Thrower / United Kingdom
12 SeptemberSviatlana Pirazhenka / Tennis Player / Belarus
17 JulyBillie Lourd / Actress / United States of America
19 MayFelise Kaufusi / Rugby Player / New Zealand
24 AprilLaura Kenny / Cyclist / United Kingdom
25 OctoberLuke Parker / Footballer / Australia
28 JuneOscar Hiljemark / Footballer / Sweden
29 AugustMallu Magalhães / Singer / Brazil
31 MayLaura Ikauniece / Heptathlete / Latvia
31 March Henri Laaksonen / Tennis Player / Finland
31 JulyJosé Fernández / Baseball Player / Cuba

Famous Indian Personalities Birthdays in the year 1992:

YearName / Profession / Country
25 JulyKocheril Raman Narayanan / Politician / India
15 OctoberBikram Singh / Soldier / India
20 NovemberAditi Chauhan / Football Player / India
31 JulyKiara Advani / Actress / India
05 NovemberAthiya Shetty / Actress / India
NA DecemberIshita Sharma / Actress / India
11 NovemberDisha Parmar / Actress / India
13 JuneDisha Patani / Actress / India
15 AugustBaskaran Adhiban / Chess Player / India
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