On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1992

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Tampa Bay Lightning become 1st NHL expansion team to win opener (7-2)

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Bloom, American philosopher and author (Closing of the American Mind), dies at 62
  • Ed Blackwell, US jazz drummer (Quartet), dies
  • Tevfik Esenç, last known speaker of Ubykh (b. 1904)