What Happened on August 13, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 25th San Diego Comic-Con International opens at Double Tree Hotel

Famous Birthdays

  • Katharine Close, Scripps National Spelling Bee champion

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Elverman, playwright/actor (After Hours), dies at 40
  • Clifford Allison, US stock-car racer, dies in an accident
  • David Kaplan, news director (ABC), killed in Sarajevo Yugoslavia
  • Jan Elburg, [Joannes G], poet (Geen letterheren), dies