On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 1992

Historical Events

  • New York Jets announcer Marty Glickman retires at 75
  • The NHL's San Jose Sharks end a 13-game losing streak with a 7-2 win over the LA Kings, albeit allowing 59 shots, the most in team history; Jeff Hacket makes 57 saves

Famous Deaths

  • Bert Voeten, Dutch journalist and poet (Antipodes), dies at 74
  • Constance Carpenter, actress (2 Worlds), dies of stroke at 87
  • John G Kemeny, US computer pioneer (BASIC), dies
  • Nikita Magaloff, Russian/Swiss pianist, dies at 80
1992 Highlights

About December 26, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn