On This Day

What Happened on April 26, 1992

Historical Events

  • "Grand Hotel" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 1,018 performances
  • "Growing Pains" final episode on ABC TV
  • "Jelly's Last Jam" opens at Virginia Theater NYC for 569 performances
  • "Master Builder" closes at Belasco Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • "Metro" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 13 performances
  • "Who's The Boss" final episode after 8 years on ABC TV

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Alex Haley (Roots) wins 1992 Ellis Island Award, posthumously

Writer Alex Haley
Alex Haley
  • NFL Draft: University of Washington defensive end Steve Emtman from first pick by Indianapolis Colts
  • Ozzie Smith steals his 500th base

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Rapper and record producer Ice Cube (22) weds Kimberly Woodruff

Rapper Ice Cube
Ice Cube

Famous Deaths

  • Alberta Vaughn, American actress (Wild Horse, Silver Devil), dies at 87
  • Clyde Hartley, American entertainer, dies at 68
1992 Highlights

About April 26, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus