March 16th, 1992

March 16th, 1992, fell on a Monday. It was day 76 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.

28 years, 8 months and 20 days have passed since March 16th, 1992.



Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on March 16th, 1992:

  • United States: Save The Best For The Last - Vanessa Williams
  • United Kingdom: Stay - Shakespears Sisters

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "Wayne's World" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is March 16th, 1992 and it's a Monday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Pisces. Spring has started to creep in and the evenings are beginning to get longer.

St. Patrick's Day is just around the corner. In America, the song Save The Best For The Last by Vanessa Williams is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Stay by Shakespears Sisters is the number one hit song.

George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Wayne's World is at the top of the Box Office. In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister. In fashion, many of the trends from the late 80s are still popular. Colored tights, denim overalls, leotards, flannel shirts and shoulder pads are all fashionable at the moment.

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. In Australia and New Zealand, the 1992 Cricket World Cup is currently taking place.

The trial of four police officers for the 1991 beating of Rodney King back is currently taking in Simi Valley, California. In the United Kingdom, Prime Minister and Conservative Party leader John Major has just called a general election for the 9th of April. This will be Major's first election at the helm since he took over from Margaret Thatcher. Following the recent collapse of the Soviet Union, President Boris Yeltsin has announced his government's intentions to create a new and separate Russian army.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "The Wonder Years", "Roseanne", "One Foot in the Grave" and "Rugrats". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Streets of Rage", "F-16 Combat Pilot" and "Desert Strike ". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Married... with Children", "Rugrats", "Taz-Mania" and "Darkwing Duck".

Popular toys include the likes of "Transformers", "Jenga", "The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)" 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 March 16th, 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.

  • Best football players in 1992.

    In 1992, the best soccer players would have been Marco van Basten, Hristo Stoichkov, Dennis Bergkamp, Thomas Hässler, Peter Schmeichel, Brian Laudrup, Michael Laudrup, Ronald Koeman, Stéphane Chapuisat, Frank Rijkaard and Enzo Scifo.

  • 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.

  • Who were the best NBA players in 1992?

    In 1992, the best NBA players were Michael Jordan, Karl Malone, David Robinson, Chris Mullin, Clyde Drexler, Scottie Pippen, Charles Barkley, Patrick Ewing, Tim Hardaway, John Stockton, Dennis Rodman, Kevin Willis, Brad Daugherty, Mark Price and Kevin Johnson.

  • 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.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 28 years, 8 months and 20 days have passed since March 16th, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 12 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 March 16th, 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 700704000.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around March 16th, 1992:

  • February 15th, 1992: Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer is sentenced to life in prison.
  • February 25th, 1992: Nicole Brown files for divorce from O.J. Simpson.
  • March 6th, 1992: Sci-fi movie The Lawnmower Man (1992) is released in cinemas.
  • March 20th, 1992: The movie Basic Instinct (1992), starring Sharon Stone and Michael Douglas, is released.
  • March 26th, 1992: Boxer Mike Tyson is sentenced to six years in prison for the rape of Desiree Washington.
  • March 27th, 1992: White Men Can't Jump (1992) is released.
  • March 30th, 1992: The song "Rhythm Is a Dancer" is released.
  • March 31st, 1992: The first episode of "Dateline NBC" is aired.
  • April 3rd, 1992: The comedy movie Beethoven (1992) is released in cinemas.
  • April 5th, 1992: WrestleMania VIII: Randy Savage defeated Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan beat Sid Justice at the Hoosier Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • April 6th, 1992: The first episode of "Barney & Friends" is aired on television.
  • April 6th, 1992: The Bosnian War begins.
  • April 9th, 1992: UK politics: The Conservative Party pull off a shock win in the 1992 general election.
  • April 10th, 1992: The first episode of British police drama "Heartbeat" is aired.
  • April 13th, 1992: The Chicago flood occurs, resulting in flooded basements and facilities.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on March 16th, 1992, will have the star sign Pisces.
  • Pisces is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: March 16th, 1992 falls under the Wolf.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of March will have the birthstone Aquamarine.

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:

  • Pogs
  • 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 16th of March:


Weather

Weather information for March 16th, 1992:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 12.6 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a cloudy day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 16.1 degrees Fahrenheit. -8.83 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 11 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.

US President

Who was the US President on March 16th, 1992?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.

UK Prime Minister

Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on March 16th, 1992?

  • John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on March 16th, 1992 was probably conceived around the 7th of June, 1991. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on March 16th, 1992 is the 24th of December, 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 March 16th, 1992.

  • 10,491 days have passed since this date.
  • 906,422,400 seconds have passed since the March 16th, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,057,492,800 times.
  • Since March 16th, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 467,713,958,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 151,070,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 77,952,326 steps. That's about 34,645 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,877,069 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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