On This Day

What Happened on May 19, 1992

Historical Events

Album Release

"Some Gave All" debut album by Billy Ray Cyrus is released (Billboard Album of the Year 1993)

  • 27th Amendment ratified, prohibits Congress from raising its salary
  • Amy Fisher shoots Mary Jo Buttafuoco in the face in an altercation over an affair with her husband, in Massapequa, New York
  • Englishman Dave Gauder, 224 lbs, pulls 196 ton jumbo jet, 3 inches
  • US VP Dan Quayle attacks Murphy Brown for being a single mother and as a poor example of family values

Famous Birthdays

  • Sam Smith, English singer-songwriter (Stay with Me), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Vogt, German composer, dies at 81
1992 Highlights

About May 19, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus