8th of January, 1992

Here are some facts about this particular date:

  • What Day: The 8th of January, 1992, fell on a Wednesday.
  • On this exact date: George H. W. Bush falls violently ill at a televised state dinner in Japan
  • Decade: 1990s.
  • 25 years, 8 months and 15 days have passed since the 8th of January, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 02 of 1992.
  • Day 8 of 1992.
  • Leap Year: 1992 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on this date will have the star sign Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: The 8th of January, 1992 falls under the Goose.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of January will have the birthstone Garnet.
  • Age: Anyone born on the 8th of January, 1992, will be 25 years of age.
  • American Format: 01-08-1992 (the MDY format is also used in Belize).
  • YMD Format: 1992-01-08. This format is often used by software applications, simply because numbers such as "19920108" are easier to sort.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 694828800.

Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 8th of January, 1992:

  • United States: Black Or White - Michael Jackson
  • United Kingdom: Bohemian Rhapsody - Queen

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Hook" was at the top of the box office on this date.

News Topics, Fads & Culture

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent throughout this time period. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on the 8th of January, 1992.

  • Early 1990s Fashion

    Early 1990s fashion saw a continuation of the 1980s. Popular outfits included clothes such as coloured tights, denim overalls, black leather jackets with shoulder pads, neon coloured tops, flannel shirts, plaid skirts and ripped jeans.

Weather

Weather information for the 8th of January, 1992:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.0 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 26.5 degrees Fahrenheit. -3.06 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 10.06 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.52cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on the 8th of January, 1992.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on the 8th of January, 1992 was probably conceived around the 31st of March, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on the 8th of January, 1992 is the 17th of October, 1992. (Rough Estimate).

Around This Time...

Things that happened during this general period of time...

On This Date

Historical events that have occurred on the 8th of January:

  • 8th of January, 1990: The song "Nothing Compares 2 U" is released by Irish singer Sinead O'Connor.

Television

TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.

  • Home Improvement - Starring Tim Allen as Tim "The Toolman" Taylor.
  • Darkwing Duck - Cartoon.
  • Rugrats - Animated TV series about a group of toddlers.
  • The Ren & Stimpy Show - Animated cartoon series.
  • Dinosaurs - TV series about a family of dinosaurs.
  • Clarissa Explains It All - Nickelodeon TV series.
  • Beverly Hills, 90210 - A series that followed the lives of a group of teenagers living in Beverly Hills.
  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - Sitcom about an inner-city teenager who moves to his aunt's house in Bel-Air.
  • Blossom - Starring Mayim Bialik as teenager Blossom Russo.
  • Family Matters - Sitcom starring Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Otis Winslow.

Computer Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Civilization - A strategy game that was created by Sid Meier and Bruce Shelley.
  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past - The third installment in the series. Released on the SNES.
  • Streets of Rage - A side-scrolling beat-em-up game that was released on the Sega.
  • Sonic the Hedgehog - A platform video game that was released for the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Battletoads - Platform video game.
  • Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - An arcade game that was released by Capcom.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 8th of January:

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Videos

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Visualize

Visualize the days that have passed since the 8th of January, 1992. Each day that has passed will be represented as a calendar icon.

Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about the 8th of January, 1992.

  • 9,389 days have passed since this date.
  • 811,206,000 seconds have passed since the 8th of January, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 946,407,000 times.
  • Since the 8th of January, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 418,582,296,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 135,201,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 69,763,716 steps. That's about 31,006 miles!
  • Since this date, 9,734,472 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

Translations

Time for a quick language lesson! The word for "Wednesday" in other languages is:

  • German: Mittwoch.
  • French: Mercredi.
  • Italian: Mercoledi.
  • Spanish: Miercoles.
  • Portuguese: Quarta-feira.

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