On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1992

Historical Events

  • Brave's Charlie Leibrandt 1,000th strikeout. He decides to keep the ball by rolling it to the dugout, allowing Ricky Jordan to take second base on error.
  • Largest wrestling crowd outside US (75,000) at Wembley Stadium, London
  • Randy Myers blows his 6th save of the season & it marks the 5th time he's blown a potential win for Greg Harris

Famous Birthdays

  • Mallu Magalhães, Brazilian singer-songwriter, born in São Paulo, Brazil

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Norton, English children book author (Borrowers), dies at 88
  • Teddy Turner, English comedian (Coronation Street), dies at 75
1992 Highlights

About August 29, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo