On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1992

Historical Events

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

Film Release

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
1992 Highlights

About October 9, 1992

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 29 years, 1 month and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Libra