On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1992

Historical Events

  • Bulgaria recognizes Macedonia
  • Cleaning woman finds intimate photos of Sarah Ferguson with US man

Hall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: Bobby "Blue" Bland; Booker T. and the MG's; Johnny Cash; Jimi Hendrix Experience; Isley Brothers; Sam and Dave; The Yardbirds; Elmore James; Professor Longhair; Leo Fender; Bill Graham; and Doc Pomus

Rock Guitarist Jimi Hendrix
Rock Guitarist
Jimi Hendrix
Country Singer Johnny Cash
Country Singer
Johnny Cash
  • Supreme Court rules 5-3 that Joseph Doherty isn't entitled to asylum

Famous Deaths

  • (David) Dee Murray [Oates], British bassist (Elton John backing band), dies after a stroke at 45
  • Hari Rhodes, American actor (Earth II, Detroit 9000), dies at 59
1992 Highlights

About January 15, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Capricorn