On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1992

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 49th Venice Film Festival: "The Story of Qiu Ju" directed by Yimou Zhang wins Golden Lion
  • NYC police commisioner Brown resigns
  • Tommy Smothers undergoes arthroscopic surgery

Famous Deaths

  • Chick Harbert, American golfer (PGA C'ship 1954, Ryder Cup 1949, 55), dies of a cerebral haemorrhage at 77
  • Morris Carnovsky, American actor (Dead Reckoning), dies at 94