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1992 Historical Event(s)
- February 4, 1992 – New Year’s Day in Chinese calendar. Start of the year of the Water Monkey in Chinese astrology.
- February 12, 1992 – The current Constitution of Mongolia comes into effect.
- March 25, 1992 – Cosmonaut Sergei Krikalev returns to Earth after a 10-month stay aboard the Mir space station.
- April 9, 1992 – John Major’s Conservative Party wins an unprecedented fourth general election victory in the United Kingdom.
- April 22, 1992 – In an explosion in Guadalajara, Mexico, 206 people are killed, nearly 500 injured and 15,000 left homeless.
- July 10, 1992 – In Miami, Florida, former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega is sentenced to 40 years in prison for drug and racketeering violations.
- July 14, 1992 – 386BSD is released by Lynne Jolitz and William Jolitz beginning the Open Source Operating System Revolution. Linus Torvalds releases his Linux soon afterwards.
- October 27, 1992 – United States Navy radioman Allen R. Schindler, Jr. is brutally murdered by shipmate Terry M. Helvey for being gay, precipitating first military, then national, debate about gays in the military that resulted in the United States “Don't ask, don't tell” military policy.
- December 3, 1992 – The Greek oil tanker Aegean Sea, carrying 80,000 tonnes of crude oil, runs aground in a storm while approaching La Coruña, Spain, and spills much of its cargo.
- December 14, 1992 – War in Abkhazia: During the Siege of Tkvarcheli, a helicopter carrying evacuees from Tkvarcheli, Abkhazia, is shot down, resulting in at least 52 deaths, 25 of which are children. The incident catalyses more concerted Russian military intervention on behalf of Abkhazia.
Who Were Born On 1992?
- January 13, 1992 – Adam Matthews, Welsh footballer
- April 8, 1992 – Shelby Young, American actress
- May 16, 1992 – Jeff Skinner, Canadian ice hockey player
- May 29, 1992 – Gregg Sulkin, British Actor
- June 26, 1992 – Joel Campbell, Costa Rican footballer
- August 4, 1992 – Tiffany Evans, American singer
- August 18, 1992 – Riko Narumi, Japanese actress
- August 20, 1992 – Matej Delač, Croatian footballer
- December 3, 1992 – Joseph McManners, English actor
- December 4, 1992 – Jean-Claude Iranzi, Rwandan footballer