What Happened on April 2nd, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Hamlet" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances
  • Edith Cresson, France's 1st female premier, resigns

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Gotti found guilty of five murders (Paul Castellano, Thomas Bilotti, Robert DiBernardo, Liborio Milito and Louis Dibono), conspiracy to murder Gaetano "Corky" Vastola, loansharking, illegal gambling, obstruction of justice, bribery and tax evasion.

Gangster John Gotti
John Gotti
  • Space Shuttle STS-45 (Atlantis 11) lands

Famous Deaths

  • Paula Kelly, American big band singer, dies at 72
  • Tomisaburo Wakayama, Japanese actor (b. 1929)