On This Day

What Happened on May 8, 1992

Famous Deaths

  • Addeke H Boerma, Dutch economist and general manager (FAO), dies at 80
  • Brian Moore, writer (Catholics), dies of heart failure at 59
  • Gul Mahomed, Pakistani cricketer (8 Tests for India & one for Pakistan), dies at 70
  • Margaretha D Ferguson-Wigerink, Dutch author (Fear on Java), dies at 71
  • Richard Derr, actor (When Worlds Collide), dies at 74 of cancer
  • Sergey Vladimirovich Obraztsov, Soviet puppet master, dies at 90
1992 Highlights

About May 8, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus