What Happened on August 2, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Death & the Maiden" closes at Brooks Atkinson NYC after 159 performances
  • Dottie Mochrie wins LPGA Welch's Golf Classic
  • Tom Seaver, R Fingers, Hal Newhouser, & B McGowan enter Hall of Fame

Famous Birthdays

  • Hallie Kate Eisenberg, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Ephraim Katz, Israeli/US encyclopedist (film encyclopedia), dies
  • Jim Whaley, TV host (Cinema Showcase), dies of heart attack at 44
  • Julio C Fernandez, Cuban/US journalist (founder Alma Mater), dies
  • Michel Berges, French composer, dies of a heart attack at 44