On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 1992

Historical Events

  • Joan Lunden ordered to pay her ex-husband $18,000 a month support
  • Landmark Australian High Court Mabo Decision: recognizes Torres Strait Islanders ownership of Murray Island, rendering terra nullius a legal fiction
  • World's largest environmental summit opens in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Famous Birthdays

  • Mario Götze, German football player (Borussia Dortmund, German national team), born in Memmingen, Germany

Famous Deaths

  • Patrick Peyton, Rosary Priest, dies of kidney failure at 83
  • Robert Morley, British actor (Marie Antoinette, The Young Ones, How the Other Half Loves), dies at 84
  • William E Gaines, publisher (Mad Magazine), dies at 70
1992 Highlights

About June 3, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 5 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini