What Happened on October 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Atlanta, becomes 1st US team to win a World Series game out of US
  • Space Shuttle STS 52 (Columbia 13) launches into space
  • Wendy Wasserstein's "Sisters Rosensweig" premieres in NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Sofia Vassilieva, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Cleavon Little, American actor (Blazing Saddles), dies of colon cancer at 53
  • Red Barber, sportscaster (Dodgers, Yankees), dies at 84