On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • A 13 kilogram (est.) meteorite lands in the driveway of Knapp residence, Peekskill, New York, destroying family's 1980 Chevrolet Malibu

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Action thriller film "Under Siege" directed by Andrew Davis starring Steven Seagal in his most famous role is released

  • Great meteorite seen from Kentucky to New York

Famous Birthdays

  • Tyler James Williams, American actor (Everybody Hates Chris), born in Westchester County, New York

Famous Deaths

  • Per Olof Sundman, Swedish writer and politician, dies at 70