On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1992

Historical Events

  • 10th Rugby League World Cup: Australia beats Great Britain 10-6
  • Baseball World Series: Toronto Blue Jays beat Atlanta Braves, 4-3 in Game 6 at Atlanta–Fulton County Stadium to win their first-ever title; MVP: Toronto catcher Pat Borders

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander V Van de Wall Bake, staff leader/gov KMA Breda, dies
  • Laurie Colwin, American author (Happy All the Time), dies at 48
1992 Highlights

About October 24, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Scorpio