April 6, 1992 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • A general strike is declared by communist groups in Nepal.
  • British Radio Authority licenses Virgin & TV-AM radio licenses
  • Microsoft announced Windows 3.1, upgrading Windows 3.0
  • Oriole Park at Camden Yards opens, beating Cleveland 2-0
  • Serbian troops begin siege of Sarajevo
  • US Supreme Court rules a Nebraska farmer was entrapped by postal agents into buying mail-order child pornography
  • Voting begins on choice of Elvis postage stamps

Deaths in History

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Isaac Asimov, Russian scientist and sci-fi writer (I Robot, Foundation Trilogy), dies from kidney failure at 72

Author, Biochemistry Professor Isaac Asimov
Author, Biochemistry Professor
Isaac Asimov