What Happened on August 5, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

4 cops in Rodney King beating case indicted on civil rights charge

Victim of Police Violence Rodney King
Victim of Police Violence
Rodney King

Famous Deaths

  • Jeff Porcaro, drummer (Toto-Africa), dies of cardiac arrest at 38

Person of interestRobert Muldoon

Robert Muldoon, New Zealand politician (Prime Minister, 1975-1984), dies at 70

New Zealand Prime Minister Robert Muldoon
New Zealand Prime Minister
Robert Muldoon