On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1992

Historical Events

  • Sandra Volker swims world record 50m backstroke (28.57 sec)

Historic Event

Washington Post reports Oregon Senator Bob Packwood sexually harassed 10 women

Sports History

Yugoslavian tennis star Monica Seles beats Martina Navratilova for the second consecutive year to win WTA Tour Championship 7–5, 6–3, 6–1 in NYC; her 3rd straight end of season title


Famous Deaths

  • Gene O'Donnell, actor (Ape, Miracle Kid), dies of lung cancer at 81
  • Sterling Holloway, American actor (The Jungle Book, Alice in Wonderland, The Aristocats, Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree), dies at 87
1992 Highlights

About November 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 29 years and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius