What Happened on March 27, 1992

Historical Events

Album Release

Columbia Records releases Bruce Springsteen's 9th and 10th studio albums - "Human Touch" and "Lucky Town" - on the same day; musicians other than the E-Street Band are used

Famous Deaths

  • Anita Colby [Counihan], American model, actress (Mary of Scotland; Cover Girl; Pepsi Cola Playhouse), beauty coach, and inventor (chair-bed), dies of lung disease at 77
  • Easley Blackwood, Sr, American expert bridge player, and writer, dies at 89
  • Gerry Duggan, Irish-Australian character actor dies at 81
  • Harald Sæverud, Norwegian composer (Rondo Amoroso; Sinfonia Dolorosa), dies at 94
  • James E. Webb, American government official (Administrator of NASA, 1961-68, James Webb S[ace Telescope named after him), dies of a heart attack at 85
  • Martin Engelman, Dutch cartoonist, painter and graphic artist, dies at 68
1992 Highlights

About March 27, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aries

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Save The Best For Last - Vanessa Williams
  • UK #1 Song: Stay - Shakespear's Sister