What Happened on May 2, 1992

Historical Events

Kentucky Derby

118th Kentucky Derby: Pat Day aboard Lil E Tee wins in 2:03

Musical Finale

Allen Toussaint's musical revue "High Rollers Social & Pleasure Club" closes at the Helen Hayes Theater, NYC, after 13 performances

  • Yugoslav Army seizes Bosnian President Alija Izetbegovic
1992 History

Famous Deaths

  • Joey Cuevas, American movie dancer, dies at 34
  • Lee Salk, Russian-American child psychologist and author, dies of cardiac arrest at 65
  • Margareth Wallmann, Austrian opera director, dies at 88
  • Philip Dunne, screenwriter, dies of cancer at 84
  • Wilbur Mills, American congressmen (Democrat-AZ: 1939-77), famous for his involvement in a sex scandal with Fanne Foxe, dies at 82

About May 2, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 31 years, 1 month and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Jump - Kris Kross
  • UK #1 Song: Deeply Dippy - Right Said Fred