On This Day

What Happened on May 21, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • China performs nuclear test at Lop Nor, PRC
  • NJ senate overrides Governor Florio's veto & lowers sales tax to 6%

Famous Birthdays

  • Olivia Olson, American singer and actress

Famous Deaths

  • Brendan Nulholland, Daily Mail reporter, dies at 59
  • Elizabeth David, British cookbook writer, dies
  • Mrithi, gorilla (Gorilla in the Mist), dies at 24