What Happened on June 24, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


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Billy Joel gets an honorary diploma from Hicksville High School at 43

Pianist, songwriter, and composer Billy Joel
Pianist, songwriter, and composer
Billy Joel
  • Commissioner Fay Vincent permanently bans Steve Howe from baseball
  • Eddie Antar, CEO (Crazy Eddies), $74 m stock fraud caught in Israel

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John Gotti begins life sentence in jail

Gangster John Gotti
Gangster
John Gotti

Famous Deaths

  • Juris Podnieks, cameraman/director (Commandant), drowns
  • Tom Alexander, model/actor (Kurt-Forbidden Dance), dies of AIDs
  • Tony LeMans, singer/songwriter, dies in a car crash at 29