On This Day

What Happened on February 29, 1992

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boston’s Ray Bourque becomes just the 3rd defenseman in NHL history to score 1,000 career points with a goal and 2 assists in the Bruins' 5-5 tie with Washington Capitals at Boston Garden

NHL Legend Ray Bourque
NHL Legend
Ray Bourque

Famous Deaths

  • Earl Scheib, CEO (Earl Scheib Auto Paint), dies at 85
  • Johnny Mack, British actor (Time Lord-Dr Who), dies at 70
  • Ruth Pitter, British poet and 1st woman to receive the Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry in 1955, dies at 94
1992 Highlights

About February 29, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 5 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces