On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1992

Historical Events

  • 6.1 earthquake under the Little San Bernadino Mountains, near Joshua Tree, California
  • Gas explodes in sewer, kills 200 in Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Plane crash at Perris Valley Airport California, kills 16 parachutists

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Wayne White, American murderer, executed in Texas at 34
  • Youcca Troubatzkoy, American actress (Flower of the Night), dies at 86
1992 Highlights

About April 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus