On This Day

What Happened on April 8, 1992

Historical Events

  • "5 Guys Named Moe" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 445 performances
  • After 151 years Britain's "Punch Magazine" publishes its final issue

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel Bovet, Swiss-born pharmacologist, Nobel laureate (b. 1907)
  • Luc-Andre Marcel, French composer, dies at 73
  • Nelson Olmsted [or Olmstead], American voice actor (Sleep No More) dies at 78
1992 Highlights

About April 8, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries