On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1992

Historical Events

  • FBI HRT sniper Lon Horiuchi shoots and kills Vicki Weaver during an 11-day siege at her home at Ruby Ridge, Idaho.
  • Matthews & Warne spin Australia to a famous win v Sri Lanka

Famous Deaths

  • Paul Winter, American classical and session violinist (NBC Orchestra, 1937-58), dies at 78
1992 Highlights

About August 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo