On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Kiwi opening batsman John Wright becomes first New Zealander to make 5,000 runs in Test cricket when he scores 14 in the 2nd innings of the drawn 1st Test against Sri Lanka in Moratuwa
  • WQEW-AM radio replaces WQXR on 1560 in NYC

Famous Deaths

  • Gary Mascaro, choreographer, dies at 43
  • Loek Elfferich, Dutch journalist/historian (Treason in Rotterdam), die