What Happened on February 14, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Andre Cason runs world record 60 m indoor (6.41 sec)
  • Cease fire in Somalia begins
  • Kieren John Perkins swims world record 800m freestyle (7:46.60)
  • Merlene Ottey runs world record 60m indoor (6.96 sec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Freddie Highmore, English actor
  • Richard "Dick" Yarmy, American actor (Get Smart, Arnie, Bone), born in NYC, New York (d. 1992)

Famous Deaths

  • Angelique Pettyjohn, actress (Biohazard), dies of cancer at 48
  • Jacob "Bob" de Uyl, journalist/author (Restless Travel), dies at 61
  • Roepie Kruize, hockey player (Olympic bronze 1948/silver-52), dies at 67