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February 6th, 1992

February 6th, 1992, fell on a Thursday. It was day 37 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.

28 years, 8 months and 20 days have passed since February 6th, 1992.


On This Date

Events that occurred on February 6th, 1992:

  • Kris Kross release their single "Jump".


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on February 6th, 1992:

  • United States: I'm Too Sexy - Right Said Fred
  • United Kingdom: Goodnight Girl - Wet Wet Wet

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is February 6th, 1992 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Aquarius. In America, the song I'm Too Sexy by Right Said Fred is on top of the singles charts.

Over in the UK, Goodnight Girl by Wet Wet Wet is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Hand That Rocks the Cradle is at the top of the Box Office. A civil war is currently taking place in the African country of Rwanda.

It's 1992, so radio stations are being dominated by the likes of Kris Kross, Boyz II Men, Whitney Houston, Sir Mix-a-Lot, Right Said Fred, Snap! and Nirvana. Department chain Macy's has just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection amid mounting losses and an estimated debt of around $5.3 billion. In Ireland, Charles Haughey has resigned as leader of Fianna Fail. His resignation comes on the back of recent revelations that he authorized the phone-tapping of two journalists back in 1982.

Following the recent breakup of the Soviet Union, Russian president Boris Yeltsin and US president George H. W. Bush have announced that they will both stop aiming nuclear weapons at one another. Furthermore, the pair have met at Camp David and formally declared that the Cold War is officially over. The trial of four police officers for the beating of Rodney King back in March of 1991 has recently started in Simi Valley, California. In Venezuela, Major Hugo Chávez has just been arrested after leading a failed coup attempt against President Carlos Andrés Pérez.

In soccer, Kevin Keegan has just become the new manager of English side Newcastle United. In Milwaukee, the trial of suspected serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer is still ongoing. Dahmer has been charged with four counts of first-degree murder. New Hip-Hop duo Kris Kross have just released their debut song "Jump".

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Sherlock Holmes", "The Golden Girls", "Clarissa Explains It All" and "Rugrats". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Streets of Rage", "The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past", "Civilization" and "Desert Strike ". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Thomas the Tank Engine", "Blossom", "The Adventures of Pete & Pete" and "The Adventures of Tintin".

Popular toys include the likes of "Easy-Bake Oven", "Transformers", "Polly Pocket" and "Super Soaker (water gun)".


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 February 6th, 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.

  • Eric Clapton - "Tears in Heaven"

    "Tears in Heaven" by Eric Clapton would go on to win a Grammy for 1992's Song of the Year.

  • Bill Clinton.

    Bill Clinton was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1992.

  • Unforgiven

    "Unforgiven" won the Academy Award for Best Picture 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.

  • Tyson's Rape Trial

    The trial of boxer Mike Tyson for the rape of 18-year-old Desiree Washington is taking place in Indianapolis.

  • Macy's files for bankruptcy.

    On January, 27, 1992, American department store chain Macy's filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. As a result, a new management team were brought in and a number of under-performing stores were shut down.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 28 years, 8 months and 20 days have passed since February 6th, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 06 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).
  • Age: Anyone born on February 6th, 1992, will be 28 years of age.
  • People born in 1992 belong to the "Generation Y (Millennial)" generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 697334400.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around February 6th, 1992:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on February 6th, 1992, will have the star sign Aquarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Capricorn.
  • Zodiac Element: Air.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: February 6th, 1992 falls under the Otter.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of February will have the birthstone Amethyst.

Television Shows

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.
  • One Foot in the Grave - British sitcom following the life of Victor Meldrew.
  • Family Matters - Sitcom starring Reginald VelJohnson as Carl Otis Winslow.
  • Saved by the Bell - Comedy series about a group of friends in high school.

1992 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1992.

"The Adventures of Tintin" - "Home Improvement" - "Darkwing Duck" - "Taz-Mania" - "Doug" - "Rugrats" - "The Ren & Stimpy Show" - "Dinosaurs" - "Clarissa Explains It All" - "The Adventures of Pete & Pete" - "Are You Afraid of the Dark?" - "Beverly Hills, 90210" - "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" - "Rosie and Jim" - "Blossom" - "The Simpsons" - "Doogie Howser, M.D." - "Saved by the Bell" - "Noozles" - "Roseanne" - "Garfield and Friends" - "Count Duckula" - "The Wonder Years" - "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" - "Fireman Sam" - "Full House" - "Adventures of the Little Koala" - "Married... with Children" - "Pingu" - "Growing Pains" - "Thomas the Tank Engine" - "The Cosby Show" - "Danger Mouse" - "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood"


1992 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1992:

  • Super Soaker (water gun)
  • The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)
  • G.I. Joe (figures)
  • Yo-yo
  • Polly Pocket
  • Game Boy
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • My Little Pony (figures)
  • Easy-Bake Oven

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of February:


Holidays

National holidays and famous events that fall on the 6th of February:

  • Waitangi Day (New Zealand)

Weather

Weather information for February 6th, 1992:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 10.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 24.0 degrees Fahrenheit. -4.44 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0.25cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 8.28 degrees Celsius.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on February 6th, 1992.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on February 6th, 1992 was probably conceived around the 29th of April, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on February 6th, 1992 is the 15th of November, 1992. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

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

  • Street Fighter II: The World Warrior - An arcade game that was released by Capcom.
  • Desert Strike - Shoot 'em up game where the player controls an Apache helicopter.
  • 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.
  • F-16 Combat Pilot - F-16 fighter flight simulator.
  • 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.
  • Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about February 6th, 1992.

  • 10,490 days have passed since this date.
  • 906,336,000 seconds have passed since the February 6th, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,057,392,000 times.
  • Since February 6th, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 467,669,376,000 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 151,056,000 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 77,944,896 steps. That's about 34,642 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,876,032 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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