On This Day

What Happened on November 13, 1992

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

Riddick Bowe wins the undisputed world heavyweight boxing crown with a unanimous points decision over Evander Holyfield in Las Vegas; first of their 3 meetings

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Balsam, US movie editor (Divine Madness), dies
  • Bobby McClure, American gospel (The Soul Stirrers) and soul singer ("Don't Mess Up A Good Thing"), dies from a stroke at 50
  • Gregory Markopoulos, German/American director (Iliac Passion, Bliss), dies at 61
  • Lucrecia Perez, Dominicans in Spain (Racist Murder), dies at 33
  • Maurice Ohana, French classical pianist and composer, dies at 79
  • Ronnie Bond, British drummer (Troggs - "Wild Thing"; "Love Is All Around"), dies at 52
1992 Highlights

About November 13, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 29 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio