What Happened on December 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 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