On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1992

Historical Events

  • Mauritius becomes a republic while remaining a member of the Commonwealth of Nations

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths

  • Barbara Morrison, actress (Proj Moonbase), dies of heart failure at 84
  • Hans G. Kresse, Dutch cartoonist (known for the comic strip Eric de Noorman), dies at 70
  • Ida Oosterbaan, Dutch founder (Women Action Committee), dies
  • Karel Poons, father of Paul Deen, dies
  • Philippe Soupault, writer, dies
  • Salvo Lima, mayor (Palermo)/MP (chr-dem), murdered
1992 Highlights

About March 12, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 10 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces