What Happened on February 19, 1992

Historical Events

  • American porn producer Jim Mitchell found guilty of killing his brother Artie
  • In a blockbuster NHL trade, Pittsburgh Penguins send Mark Recchi, Brian Benning & LA's 1st round 1992 pick (Jason Bowen) to the Philadelphia Flyers for Kjell Samuelsson, Rick Tocchet & Ken Wregget
  • Ken Ludwig's musical "Crazy For You" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 1622 performances
  • Professional Spring Football League announces end of operations, 10 days before the scheduled season opener; 10 teams had players in camp and practicing, and rosters cut down to 60 players
1992 History

Famous Birthdays

  • Camille Kostek, American model (Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue), born in Killingworth, Connecticut
Born in 1992

Famous Deaths

  • Chet Leaming, American stage and screen actor, dies after brief illness at 66

About February 19, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: I'm Too Sexy - Right Said Fred
  • UK #1 Song: Stay - Shakespear's Sister