On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1992

Historical Events

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

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Washington Post reports Oregon Senator Bob Packwood sexually harassed 10 women

US Senator Bob Packwood
US Senator
Bob Packwood

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
1992 Highlights

About November 22, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 28 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Sagittarius