On This Day

What Happened on December 2, 1992

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 Birthdays

  • Gary S├ínchez, Dominican baseball catcher (MLB All Star 2017, 19; NY Yankees), born in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic

Famous Deaths

  • Gary Mascaro, choreographer, dies at 43
  • Loek Elfferich, Dutch journalist/historian (Treason in Rotterdam), die
1992 Highlights

About December 2, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius