November 1992 in History

Events in History

  • Nov 1 22nd NYC Women's Marathon won by Lisa Ondieki in 2:24:40
  • Nov 1 Space Shuttle STS 52 (Columbia 13) lands (scheduled)
  • Nov 2 First test flight of Airbus A330

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 3 Bill Clinton (D) wins US presidential election over President George H. W. Bush (R)

42nd US President Bill Clinton
42nd US President
Bill Clinton
41st US President George H. W. Bush
41st US President
George H. W. Bush
  • Nov 3 Carol Moseley Brown elected first African American woman in US Senate
  • Nov 5 Bobby Fisher beats Boris Spassky to with Chess title in Belgrade
  • Nov 8 300,000 demonstrate against racism in Berlin
  • Nov 9 Howard Stern's radio show begins broadcast in Las Vegas Nevada (KFBI)
  • Nov 9 Prix Goncourt awarded to Patrick Chamoiseau for "Texaco"
  • Nov 11 The Church of England approves the ordination of female priests
  • Nov 15 Cuban Ilyushin IL-18 flight to Puerto Plata crashes, 34 die
  • Nov 17 Erling Kagge begins successful exploration at South pole
  • Nov 17 "The Bodyguard" movie soundtrack is released by Arista Records (Billboard Album of the Year 1993)
  • Nov 18 Howard Stern Radio Show premieres in Las Vegas NV on KXTE 107.5 FM
  • Nov 20 Queen Elizabeth's home Windsor Castle catches fire
  • Nov 21 Oregon Senator Bob Packwood issues apology for unwelcome sexual advances
  • Nov 21 Sam's Town Bowling Invitational won by Tish Johnson for the second time
  • Nov 22 Washington Post reports Oregon Senator Bob Packwood sexually harassed 10 women
  • Nov 23 10,000,000 cellular telephone sold
  • Nov 24 Boeing 734 crashes into mountain in China, kills 141
  • Nov 26 Sir Alec Jeffreys, British geneticist who developed widely-used techniques for DNA fingerprinting, becomes honorary freeman of the city of Leicester
  • Nov 27 Howard Stern Interview premieres on E! Network
  • Nov 27 Part of Vienna Hofburg destroyed by fire
  • Nov 30 Intercity-train derailed at Village chief, 5 die

Birthdays in History

  • Nov 20 Ishimura Maiha, graduated Berryz Kobo member
  • Nov 26 Louis Ducrut, prince/son of Princess Stephanie & Daniel Ducrut

Deaths in History

  • Nov 1 Jeremias Chitunda, vice-chairman (Angolese Unita-rebellion), dies
  • Nov 3 Jean Daskalides, Belgian chocolate factory, dies at 70
  • Nov 5 Arpad E Elo, Hungarian physicist (chess classification system), dies
  • Nov 5 Jan Hendrik Oort, Dutch astronomer (Oort Cloud), dies at 92
  • Nov 7 Alexander Dubček, headed Czech Communist Party (1968-69), dies at 70
  • Nov 9 Charles Fraser-Smith, English inventor (man who never was), dies
  • Nov 9 William Hillcourt, author (Boy Scout Handbook), dies at 92
  • Nov 10 Antoine C J Rottier, Dutch CEO (DSM), dies
  • Nov 11 Aleksandr Yakovlevich Petrushenko, cosmonaut, dies at 50
  • Nov 11 Giulio C Argan, Italian art critic/mayor of Rome, dies
  • Nov 13 Alan Balsam, US movie editor (Divine Madness), dies
  • Nov 13 Gregory Markopoulos, German/US director (Iliac Passion, Bliss), dies at 61
  • Nov 13 Lucrecia Perez, Dominicans in Spain (Racist Murder), dies at 33
  • Nov 14 Robert Reese, producer, dies of natural causes at 66
  • Nov 17 Audre Lorde, American writer, feminist and activist (Black Unicorn), dies of cancer at 58
  • Nov 18 Herman Musaph, psychiatrist/sexologist/co-founder (NVSH), dies
  • Nov 18 Superman, fictional character, killed by Doomsday at 54
  • Nov 19 Dorothy Walker Bush, mother of President George H. W. Bush, dies at 91
  • Nov 20 John Foreman, producer (Prizzi's Honor), dies at 67 of heart attack
  • Nov 21 Kaysone Phomvihane, Prime Minister and President of Laos (1975-91), dies at 71
  • Nov 21 Severino Gazzelloni, Italian flautist, dies
  • Nov 23 Thelma Orloff, entertainer, dies of kidney failure at 76
  • Nov 24 Henri J de Koster, Dutch Min of Defense (1971-73), dies at 78
  • Nov 24 Theo Edison, son of Thomas Edison, dies at 94
  • Nov 27 Ivan Generalić, Croatian painter (b. 1914)
  • Nov 28 June Joyce Lewis Fraser, entertainer, dies at 75
  • Nov 28 Roland Smeenk, Dutch cabaret performer, dies in a car accident at 35
  • Nov 28 Sidney Nolan, Australian painter (b. 1917)
  • Nov 29 Emilio Pucci, Italian fashion designer (Jackie Kennedy), dies at 78
  • Nov 29 Jean Dieudonné, French mathematician (b. 1906)