What Happened on October 27, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Don Baylor appointed 1st manager of Colorado Rockies
  • Fox is to launch Tuesday night network TV, rescheduled to Decemeber
  • Great Britain issues postage stamp on 100th anniversary of JRR Tolkien
  • Tipper Gore (wife of future VP) admits to covering clock on her VCR with black tape so she wouldn't have to watch it blink

Famous Deaths

  • David Bohm, American-born physicist, philosopher, and neuropsychologist (b. 1917)
  • Roy Marshall, cricketer (143 runs for WI, 35725 runs overall), dies