On This Day

What Happened on December 27, 1992

Historical Events

  • "3 From Brooklyn" closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 45 performances
  • "Les Miserables" opens at Ostregaswerks, Copenhagen
  • "Tommy Tune Tonite! Song & Dance Act" opens at Gershwin NYC for 10 performances
  • 13th United Negro College Fund raises $11,000,000

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Harry Connick Jr is caught with 9mm gun in NY's JFK airport

Jazz Pianist, Singer and Actor Harry Connick Jr
Jazz Pianist, Singer and Actor
Harry Connick Jr

Famous Deaths

  • Cardew "the Cad" [Douglas] Robinson, English comedian (Alfie), dies at 75
  • Jan Peeters, Dutch watercolor painter, stained glass, tile, and monument artist, dies at 80
  • Kay Boyle, American writer (Scottsboro: An American Tragedy), dies at 90
1992 Highlights

About December 27, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn