March 12, 1992 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Mauritius becomes a republic while remaining a member of the Commonwealth of Nations.

Deaths in History

  • Hans G. Kresse, Dutch cartoonist (known for the comic strip Eric de Noorman), dies at 70
  • Ida Oosterbaan, Dutch founder (Women Action Committee), dies
  • Karel Poons, father of Paul Deen, dies
  • Philippe Soupault, writer, dies
  • Salvo Lima, mayor (Palermo)/MP (chr-dem), murdered