On This Day

What Happened on May 7, 1992

Historical Events

  • 5 NYC cops arrested in Hauppauge, Long Island, for selling cocaine

Sports History

Champion Puerto Rican jockey Ángel Cordero Jr. retires after winning 7,057 thoroughbred horse races

  • Constitutional amendment barring mid-term congressional raises passes
  • US space shuttle STS-49 launched (maiden voyage of Endeavour)

Famous Birthdays

  • Gavin Hetherington, British actor
1992 Highlights

About May 7, 1992

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus