What Happened on July 30, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Lin Li swims female world record/OR 200m medley (2:11.65)
  • Yael Arad becomes Israel's first ever Olympic medalist when she wins silver in the women's 61kg judo in Barcelona; 20th anniversary of Munich massacre and 500th anniversary of Alhambra Decree

Famous Deaths

  • Brenda Marshall [Ardis Ankerson], American actress (The Sea Hawk, Paris After Dark), dies of throat cancer at 76
  • Joe Shuster, Canadian-American cartoonist (co-creator of Superman), dies at 78
  • Titti Sotto, latin songwriter, dies at 48 of aids