On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

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

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