On This Day

What Happened on May 5, 1992

Historical Events

Music History

American country singer Tammy Wynette hospitalized with bile duct infection

Famous Deaths

  • Ben Frommer, Polish actor (Scarface, Battlestar Galactica), dies at 78
  • Jean-Claude Pascal, French actor (Golden Salamander), dies at 64
  • Richard "Dick" Yarmy, American actor (Get Smart, Arnie, Bone), dies of lung cancer at 58
  • Stefano d'Arrigo, Siciilian writer, dies at 72
1992 Highlights

About May 5, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus