On This Day

What Happened on May 2, 1992

Historical Events

Sports History

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

  • 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

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
1992 Highlights

About May 2, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus