On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1992

Historical Events

  • "Visit" opens at Criterion Theater NYC for 45 performances

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick "Freddie" Bartholomew, British child actor (Anna Karenina, David Copperfield, Captains Courageous), dies of emphysema at 67
  • Ian Wolfe, American actor (Diary of a Madman, Wizards & Warriors, Houdini, THX-1138, Homebodies), dies at 95
  • Simon Brand, South African banker and adviser to President F. W. de Klerk, dies
1992 Highlights

About January 23, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

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