On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Shirnada" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • Marion Berry (former mayor of Washington, D.C.) let out of prison
  • McDonald's opens its 1st fast-food restaurant in China

Famous Divorces

  • British Princess Anne (the Princess Royal) and her 1st husband Captain Mark Phillips divorce after 19 years

Famous Deaths

  • Deron Johnson, 1965 NL run leader, dies of cancer at 53
  • Satyajit Ray, Indian director (Distant Thunder, Agantuk), dies at 70
  • Victoria Kellem Lederman, model, dies of amyloidosis at 52