April 9, 1992 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

John Major elected Prime Minister of the United Kingdom after his Conservative Party wins the most votes in British electoral history

British Prime Minister John Major
British Prime Minister
John Major

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Fed court finds Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega guilty of 8 out of 10 drug and racketeering charges

Panamanian General and Dictator Manuel Noriega
Panamanian General and Dictator
Manuel Noriega
  • William O Studeman, becomes deputy director of CIA

Deaths in History

  • Gale McGee, senator (Wyoming, 1959-77), dies at 77