On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1992

Historical Events

  • NHL Prince of Wales Conference Final: Pittsburgh Penguins beat Boston Bruins, 4 games to 0
  • NY Yankees play in their 4th straight extra inning game

Historic Event

US President George H. W. Bush orders Coast Guard to intercept boats with Haitian refugees


Famous Weddings

  • "Once and Again" actress Sela Ward (35) weds actor Howard Sherman (42)

Anjelica Huston

Actress Anjelica Huston (40) weds sculptor Robert Graham (54)


Famous Deaths

  • Atahualpa Yupanqui, Argentine singer, composer, and guitarist, dies at 84
  • Giovanni Falcone, anti-mafia judge (Palermo), murdered
1992 Highlights

About May 23, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini