On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 36th European Cup: Barcelona beats Sampdoria 1-0 at London

Event of interestEvent of Interest

At height of "Black May' political crisis in Thailand TV interview broadcast of King Bhumibol Adulyadej demanding Generals Suchinda and Chamlong work together

King of Thailand Bhumibol Adulyadej
King of Thailand
Bhumibol Adulyadej
  • India launches its 1st satellite independently
  • Rap singer raps 597 syllables in under 60 seconds

Famous Birthdays

  • Jack Gleeson, Irish actor (Game of Thrones), born in Cork

Famous Deaths

  • Roger Keith Coleman, American murder who protested his innocence, is executed at 33