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.

Event of Interest

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

1992 History

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Beatty, Canadian actor (2001: A Space Odyssey, Where Eagles Dare), dies from pneumonia at 82
  • Ted Liss, actor (Child's Play), dies of a heart attack at 72

About March 3, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: To Be With You - Mr. Big
  • UK #1 Song: Stay - Shakespear's Sister