On This Day

What Happened on January 27, 1992

Historical Events

  • "Crazy He Calls Me" opens at Walter Kerr Theater NYC for 7 performances
  • 19th American Music Awards: C & C Music Factory, Michael Bolton win

Film & TV History

Jane Fonda undergoes arthroscopic surgery on her right knee

Sports History

Mike Tyson goes on trial for rape (he is found guilty)

Historic Event

Presidential candidate Bill Clinton (D) & Genifer Flowers accuse each other of lying over her assertion they had a 12-year affair


Famous Deaths

  • Francesca Primus, columnist (Back Stage), dies at 45
  • Gene Harris, entertainer, dies after long illness
  • Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, British actress (Eliza Dolittle), dies at 101
1992 Highlights

About January 27, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Australia Day (Australia)

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

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