What Happened on June 8, 1992

Historical Events

  • NY Yankee pitcher Steve Howe is banned from baseball for 7th time

Event of Interest

Thomas Klestil succeeds Kurt Waldheim as president of Austria

1992 History

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Uhl, Austrian composer, dies at 83
  • Beverly Carter, entertainer, dies at 51
  • Farag Foeda, Egyptian writer/publicist, murdered
  • William McGowan, entrepreneur (MCI), dies at 64

About June 8, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Jump - Kris Kross
  • UK #1 Song: Abba-Esque Ep - Erasure