On This Day

What Happened on May 25, 1992

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jay Leno becomes permanent host of "The Tonight Show"

TV Host and Comedian Jay Leno
TV Host and Comedian
Jay Leno
  • NY Yankees score 9 runs before 1st out in 8th inn, beat Brewers 13-7
  • Oscar Luigi Scalfaro elected President of Italy

Famous Birthdays

  • Kendall Coyne Schofield, American ice hockey forward (Olympic gold 2018; World C'ship gold 2011, 13, 15, 16, 17, 19), born in Palos Heights, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Danny Biasone, persuaded NBA to use 24 second clock, dies at 83
  • Marshall Thompson, American actor (To Hell & Back), dies at 66
  • Philip C Habib, US diplomat (Middle-East/Asia), dies at 72
  • Viktor Grishin, hardline soviet communist, dies at 78, dies
1992 Highlights

About May 25, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Memorial Day (United States), Spring Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini