The 17th of August, 1992, fell on a Monday. Day 230 of 1992. Decade: 1990s.
Born On This Date
People who were born on this exact date:
Born on this exact date: Paige: Wrestler.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 17th of August, 1992:
United States: End Of The Road - Boyz II Men
United Kingdom: Rhythm Is A Dancer - Snap
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Death Becomes Her" 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 17th of August, 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.
Bill Clinton was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1992.
1992 in movies.
Movies released in 1992 included Aladdin, The Bodyguard, Home Alone 2, Lethal Weapon 3, Batman Returns, A Few Good Men, Sister Act, Wayne's World, Alien 3, Bram Stoker's Dracula, White Men Can't Jump and The Mighty Ducks.
1992 in music.
Popular music artists in 1992 included Kris Kross, Vanessa Williams, U2, Boyz II Men, Whitney Houston, Madonna, The Black Crowes and Sir Mix-a-Lot.
The Bosnian War
During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 17th of August:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Melrose Place - Soap drama.
Barney & Friends - Children's TV show about a talking dinosaur called Barney.
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.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Ecco the Dolphin - Released on the Sega Mega Drive.
Wolfenstein 3D - A FPS shooter game that was developed by id Software.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 17th of August, 1992.
9,951 days have passed since this date.
859,770,000 seconds have passed since the 17th of August, 1992.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,003,065,000 times.
Since the 17th of August, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 443,641,320,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 143,295,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 73,940,220 steps. That's about 32,862 miles!
Since this date, 10,317,240 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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