On This Day

What Happened on May 6, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • NY Met Anthony Young begins losing streak of at least 26 games
  • Werder Bremen of Germany win 32nd European Cup winner's Cup against AS Monaco of France 2-0 in Lisbon

Famous Deaths

  • Gaston Reiff, Belgian athlete (Olympic gold 1948), dies at 71
  • Jilly Rizzo, restauranteur/friend of Frank Sinatra, dies in a car crash at 75

Person of interestMarlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich, German American actress and singer (The Blue Angel, Shanghai Express), dies in Paris at 90

Actress and Singer Marlene Dietrich
Actress and Singer
Marlene Dietrich