What Happened on August 5, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

4 cops in Rodney King beating case indicted on civil rights charge

Victim of Police Violence Rodney King
Victim of Police Violence
Rodney King

Famous Deaths

  • Jeff Porcaro, drummer (Toto-Africa), dies of cardiac arrest at 38
  • Robert Muldoon, premier NZ (1975-84)/President IMF, dies