What Happened on May 15, 1992

Historical Events

  • Colombo '92 opens in Genoa Italy
  • NY department store chain Alexanders announces closing of all 11 stores
  • Part of Cruger Avenue in Bronx renamed Regis Philbin Avenue
1992 History

Famous Deaths

  • Barbara Lee, American pop singer (Chiffons - He's So Fine; Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow?), dies at 44
  • Bruce Hopkins, performer/director, dies at 44
  • Jovy Marcelo, Filipino race car driver, killed during a practice run at Indianapolis Motor Speedway at 27
  • Robert Morris Page, US physicist (radar), dies at 88

About May 15, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 31 years and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Jump - Kris Kross
  • UK #1 Song: Please Don't Go/Game Boy - K.W.S.