On This Day

What Happened on June 19, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Film release premierFilm Release

"Batman Returns", starring Michael Keaton as Batman, Danny Devito as the Penguin, and Michelle Pfeiffer as Catwoman, is released

Sport defeatBoxing Title Fight

Evander Holyfield beats Larry Holmes in 12 for heavyweight boxing title

Boxer Evander Holyfield
Evander Holyfield
WBC Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes
WBC Heavyweight Champion
Larry Holmes
  • Guardian Angel Curtis Sliwa is shot twice in NYC
  • Inkhata-blood bath in Boipatong South-Africa
  • NY Yankees 1st game in Baltimore Oriole's Camden Yards

Famous Deaths

  • Kitty Godfree, English tennis player (Olympic gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze-1920, 24), dies at 96