What Happened on April 17, 1992

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur "Skeets" Herfurt, American jazz and session saxophonist and clarinetist (Dorsey Brothers; Benny Goodman; Lawrence Wlek), dies at 80
  • Hank Penny, country music singer, dies at 73 of heart failure
1992 Highlights

About April 17, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 7 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Good Friday (Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Save The Best For Last - Vanessa Williams
  • UK #1 Song: Deeply Dippy - Right Said Fred