On This Day

What Happened on July 2, 1992

Historical Events

  • Braniff Airlines goes out of business

Famous Birthdays

  • Nana Takagi, Japanese speed skater (Olympic gold mass start, team pursuit 2018), born in Makubetsu, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Borisav Pekic, Serbian writer/politician, dies
  • Camarón de la Isla [José Monge Cruz], Spanish flamenco singer, dies at 41
  • Edith Valckaert, Belgian violinist and educator, dies of cancer at 42
  • Franco Cristaldi, Italian film producer (Amarcord) and Claudia Cardinale's husband, dies at 67
1992 Highlights

About July 2, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 3 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Cancer