On This Day

What Happened on September 5, 1992

Historical Events

  • Dan O'Brien sets world record decathlon (8891 pts)

Famous Weddings

  • Andrew "Dice" Clay marries his long time partner Trinie

LovePerson of Interest

Rock singer John Mellencamp (40) weds model Elaine Irwin (23) in Indiana; divorce 2011

Singer-songwriter John Mellencamp
John Mellencamp

Famous Deaths

  • Armen Carapetyan, Americn musicologist and composer, dies at 83
  • Billy Herman, American baseball hall of fame second baseman and manager (Dodgers, Cubs), dies at 83
  • Dorothy MacKaye, marital advisor (Ladies Home Journal), dies at 88
  • Irving Allen Lee, actor (Newspaper Boys), dies of AIDS at 43
1992 Highlights

About September 5, 1992

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 28 years, 10 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Virgo