What Happened on August 8, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Lou Whitaker hits his 200th career HR

Famous Weddings

  • Actress Barbara Hershey weds artist Stephen Douglas

Famous Deaths

  • Abul Qassim Khoei, Iraqi great-ayatollah/leader of Sjiieten, dies
  • Alison L Gertz, US aids-activist/Esquire women of year, dies of aids
  • Arthur Lang, US boxer/businessman, dies at 115
  • Eitan Berglas, Israeli banker/advisor, dies
  • Lou Krugman, actor (I Want to Live), dies of cancer at 78
  • Thomas J McIntyre, US, senator/writer (Fear Brokers), dies