On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1992

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush

Famous Birthdays

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

Famous Deaths

  • Abdulkadir Widjojoatmodjo, Java diplomat, dies
  • Peyo [Pierre Culliford], Belgian cartoonist (The Smurfs), 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? 27 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn