On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1992

Historical Events

  • Connecticut Governor Lowell Weicker and WFAN DJ Don Imus change places for 1 day

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Philadelphia 76ers trade Charles Barkley to Phoenix Suns

NBA Power Forward Charles Barkley
NBA Power Forward
Charles Barkley
  • Slaughtering by Inkhata-followers at Boipatong, South Africa, kills 42

Famous Deaths

  • Dewey Balfa, American Cajun fiddler and singer, dies at 65
  • Frederick Exley, novelist (Fan's Note), dies at 63
1992 Highlights

About June 17, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini