What Happened on December 22, 1992

Historical Events

Historic Event

Archives of Terror detailing police repression under Dictator Alfredo Stroessner and proving existence of Operation Condor, found by activist Dr. Martín Almada in Asunción, Paraguay [1]

  • Ballon d'Or: Milan's Dutch striker Marco van Basten wins his 3rd title as best football player in Europe ahead of Barcelona forward Hristo Stoichkov and Ajax forward Dennis Bergkamp
  • Libyan MIG-23UB attacks Boeing 727 at Souk al-Sabt, 158 die

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick W Franz, CEO (Watch Tower), dies at 99
  • Harry Bluestone, British-American jazz and session violinist, bandleader, and music publisher, dies from Parkinson's disease at 85
  • Ted Willis, prolific English screenwriter (It's Great to be Young), dies at 74
1992 Highlights

About December 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn

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