On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1992

Historical Events

Academy Awards

64th Academy Awards: "The Silence of the Lambs", Anthony Hopkins & Jodie Foster win

  • CBS TV premieres overnight news program "Up To The Minute"

Sports History

Man accidentally backs into Oakland A's Jose Canseco's $225,000 Lamborghini

  • P J Patterson, resigns as 6th Prime Minister of Jamaica
  • WNSR-FM (105.1) changes callsign to WMXV-FM (NYC)

Famous Deaths

  • Art Hannes, American actor and announcer, dies of a respiratory ailment at 72
  • Luigi De Laurentiis, Italian producer (Toto, Macaroni), dies at 75
  • Manolis Andronikos, Greek archaeologist who discovered ancient royal Macedonian tombs in northern Greece, dies at 72
1992 Highlights

About March 30, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 30 years, 2 months and 28 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