On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1992

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President George H. W. Bush pardons Caspar Weinberger for Iran-contra affair

Famous Birthdays

  • Melissa Suffield, English actress, born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Abdulkadir Widjojoatmodjo, Java diplomat, dies
  • Peyo [Pierre Culliford], Belgian cartoonist (The Smurfs; Johan et Pirlouit), dies of heart attack at 64
  • Robert "Bobby" LaKind, American conga player, vocalist, songwriter and occasional backup drummer (The Doobie Brothers), dies from terminal colon cancer at 47
1992 Highlights

About December 24, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn