On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1992

Historical Events

Sports History

Charges are filed in Florida against NY Mets Darryl Boston, Vince Coleman & Dwight Gooden of rape (dropped in April)

  • Gas explodes in coal mine at Zonguldak Turkey, 263 die

Sports History

Mike Bossy's #22 is 2nd # retired by NY Islanders

  • Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina established.

Historic Event

US President George H. W. Bush apologizes for raising taxes after pledging not to


Famous Deaths

  • Robert Beatty, Canadian actor (2001: A Space Odyssey, Where Eagles Dare), dies from pneumonia at 82
  • Sandy Dennis, American actress (Up the Down Staircase), dies of cancer at 54
  • Ted Liss, actor (Child's Play), dies of heart attack at 72
1992 Highlights

About March 3, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces