What Happened on April 5th, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Search & Destroy" closes at Circle in Sq Theater NYC after 46 performances
  • 11th NCAA Women's Basketball Championship: Stanford beats Western Ky 78-62
  • 4th Seniors Golf Tradition: Lee Trevino
  • Dana Lofland wins Las Vegas LPGA Golf International
  • Game 2 of Mayor Challenge - NY Yankees sweep NY Mets 6-5 at Shea

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori suspends the constitution and dissolves Congress

President of Peru Alberto Fujimori
President of Peru
Alberto Fujimori
  • Several hundred-thousand abortion rights demonstrators march in Washington, D.C.
  • Thailand General Suchinda Kraprayoon installed as president

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Wrestlemania VIII, 62,167 at Hoosier Dome, Hulk Hogan DQs Sid Justice

WWF Wrestler Hulk Hogan
WWF Wrestler
Hulk Hogan

Famous Weddings

  • Comedian Sam Kenison marries live-in girlfriend Maleeka

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony "Tony" Papa, big band leader, dies at 65

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sam Walton, Billionaire CEO (Wal-Mart), dies of multiple myeloma at 74

Founder of Walmart Sam Walton
Founder of Walmart
Sam Walton
  • Samuel H Reshevsky, Polish/US chess grandmaster, dies at 80