Historical Events on October 12, 1992

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 5.8 earthquake at Cairo (at least 510 die)
  • Arecibo radio telescope begins Microwave Observing Project search for occupied planets
  • Brett "Hitman" Hart beats Ric Flair for WWF heavyweight title
  • Expo '92 closes in Seville Spain
  • Howard Stern radio show premieres in Albany NY (WQBK 103.5 & 103.9 FM)
  • Wash Redskin Art Monk sets NFL record with 820th reception