What Happened on September 23, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st female to play in a NHL exhibition game (Manon Rheaume, goalie) for Tampa Bay Lightning - gives up 2 goals on 9 attempts in 1 period
  • Bill Comrie purchases BC Lions from CFL
  • Bradlees announces it will take over Alexander's dept stores in NYC
  • Jackson Browne reportedly beats girlfriend Daryl Hannah
  • Mud storm kills 30 in South France

Famous Deaths

  • Bernice Gera, 1st female basball ump (1969 NY-Penn League) dies at 61
  • James A Van Fleet, US general (D-Day, Battle of Bulge), dies at 100
  • Martin Arsenault, actor (Guilty by Suspicion), dies of an ulcer
  • Paul E Garber, 1st curator (National Air & Space Museum), dies at 93