On This Day

What Happened on December 13, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Show Off" closes at Criterion Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • FCC fines Infinity Broadcasting $600,000

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Drukker, Dutch pianist/orchestra leader (duivelswiel), dies
  • Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney, American businessman and heir (Pan Am Airways), dies at 93
  • K.C. Irving, Canadian industrialist (b. 1899)
  • Robert Shone, British economist and director-general (NEDC), dies at 86