What Happened on August 12th, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Canada, Mexico, and the United States announce completion of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

Famous Deaths

  • Beverley Brooks [Pamela Harmsworth], English socialite and actress, dies of a stroke at 63
  • John Cage, avante-garde composer, dies of a stroke at 79
  • Lady Rothermere, [Bubbles], wife of British newspaper magnate, dies
  • Queen Mother of Oman, dies