On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1992

Historical Events

  • Andre Cason runs world record 60 m indoor (6.41 sec)
  • Cease fire in Somalia begins

Film Release

Comedy film "Wayne's World" starring Mike Myers and Dana Carvey, based on their Saturday Night Live sketch is released

  • Kieren John Perkins swims world record 800m freestyle (7:46.60)
  • Merlene Ottey runs world record 60m indoor (6.96 sec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Christian Eriksen, Danish soccer midfielder (109 caps; Ajax, Tottenham, Inter Milan; survived cardiac arrest on field 2021), born in Middelfart, Denmark
  • Freddie Highmore, English actor, born in Camden Town, London

Famous Deaths

  • Angelique Pettyjohn, actress (Biohazard), dies of cancer at 48
  • Roepie Kruize, hockey player (Olympic bronze 1948/silver-52), dies at 67
1992 Highlights

About February 14, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 9 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius