On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1992

Historical Events

  • Florida drops rape charges against NY Mets Gooden, Boston & Coleman

Election of Interest

John Major elected Prime Minister of the United Kingdom after his Conservative Party wins the most votes in British electoral history

  • Record 18 golfers shoot in 60s in Masters round 1 (old record 12)

Historic Event

US Fed court finds Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega guilty of 8 out of 10 drug and racketeering charges

  • William O Studeman, becomes deputy director of CIA

Famous Deaths

  • Gale McGee, senator (Wyoming, 1959-77), dies at 77
  • Ruth Hammond, American Broadway actress, dies in her sleep at 96
1992 Highlights

About April 9, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries