On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1992

Historical Events

  • 1st Berlin Air Show in 60 years
  • Dan Quayle, relying on faulty card, erroneously instructs Trenton NJ, elementary student to spell "potato," "potatoe" during spelling bee
  • Erie Sailors (Fla Marlin farm team) 1st game beat Jamestown 6-5 in 13
  • Ghana Airways inaugurates flights to JFK Airport (NYC)
  • Jeff Reardon breaks Rollie Fingers' save record with #342

Famous Birthdays

  • Mohamed Salah, Egyptian soccer forward (Liverpool, Egypt), born in Gharbia, Egypt

Famous Weddings

  • Director Frank Perry (Mommie Dearest) marries Virginia Bush Ford

Famous Deaths

  • Eddie Lopat, American baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 73
  • Leo Halle, soccer goalie (Go Ahead, Orange), dies
1992 Highlights

About June 15, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini