On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Sandra Volker swims world record 50m backstroke (28.57 sec)
  • Washington Post reports Oregon Senator Bob Packwood sexually harassed 10 women

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion Monica Seles
Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion
Monica Seles
Tennis Player Martina Navratilova
Tennis Player
Martina Navratilova

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