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April 28th, 1992.

April 28th, 1992, was a Tuesday. It was day 119 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.

29 years and 21 days have passed since April 28th, 1992.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

On this day.

What happened on April 28th, 1992?

  • American hiker Chris McCandless is last seen alive.
  • The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is formed.

Born on April 28th, 1992.

People who were born on this exact date.

  • Catherine Wayne (Boxxy): Internet celebrity.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on April 28th, 1992.

  • United States: Jump - Kriss Kross
  • United Kingdom: Deeply Dippy - Right Said Fred
Play the top hits from 1992.
A Spotify playlist of songs from the year 1992. Take a trip back to the days of Whitney Houston, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Boyz II Men and SNAP!

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Sleepwalkers" was at the top of the box office on April 28th, 1992.

Take me back to April 28th, 1992!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is April 28th, 1992 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 1992 is drawing closer and temperatures have started to rise.

In America, the song Jump by Kriss Kross is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Deeply Dippy by Right Said Fred is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Sleepwalkers is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister. 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.

The trial of four police officers for the 1991 beating of Rodney King back is currently taking in Simi Valley, California. In fashion, many of the trends from the late 80s are still in vogue. Colored tights, denim overalls, leotards, flannel shirts and shoulder pads are all fashionable at the moment. Grunge fashion has also become mainstream, popularizing band t-shirts, ripped jeans, mom jeans and Doc Martens. A war has broken out in Bosnia and Herzegovina following the shelling of Sarajevo by Serb forces.

In the Mexican city of Guadalajara, 215 have been killed after fuel that had been leaked into a sewer causes multiple explosions. In celebrity news, singer David Bowie has married Somali fashion model Iman in Switzerland. In soccer, Leeds United have just won the Football League First Division after beating Sheffield United 3–2. Their title win was confirmed after challengers Manchester United lost 2-0 to Liverpool.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Sherlock Holmes", "The Cosby Show", "MacGyver" and "In the Heat of the Night". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Battletoads", "Sonic the Hedgehog", "Super Castlevania IV" and "Desert Strike ". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "The Cosby Show", "Full House", "Rosie and Jim" and "Doug".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Micro Machines, G.I. Joe (figures), the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) and Pogs.

News topics, fads & culture.

Trending news stories and fads that were prevalent at this time. These are news stories and events that would have been in the media on April 28th, 1992.

  • The Bosnian War.

    The Bosnian War.

    During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • 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.

  • 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 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.

  • 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.

  • Unforgiven.

    "Unforgiven" won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1992.

  • Bill Clinton.

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

  • 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.

  • Early 1990s Fashion.

    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.

  • The Sega Genesis.

    The Sega Genesis.

    The Sega Genesis was one of the most popular video games console during this period. Outside of North America, it was known as the Sega Mega Drive.

  • The Game Boy.

    The Game Boy.

    During this time, a hand-held games console called the "Game Boy" was all the rage. The console boasted games such as Super Mario Land, Tetris, Donkey Kong, Kirby's Dream Land and a number of Pokémon releases.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 29 years and 21 days have passed since April 28th, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 18 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 April 28th, 1992, will be 29 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1992 belong to the Generation Y (Millennial) generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 704415600.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around April 28th, 1992.

  • March 30th, 1992: The song "Rhythm Is a Dancer" is released.
  • March 31st, 1992: The first episode of "Dateline NBC" is aired.
  • April 2nd, 1992: Mobster John Gotti is sentenced to life in prison for five murders, racketeering and conspiracy to commit murder.
  • April 2nd, 1992: Bosnian War: At least 48 civilians are murdered by Serb paramilitary groups in Bijeljina.
  • 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 12th, 1992: Disneyland is opened in Paris, France.
  • April 13th, 1992: The Chicago flood occurs, resulting in flooded basements and facilities.
  • April 20th, 1992: English comedian Benny Hill passes away at the age of 68.
  • April 22nd, 1992: English comedian Benny Hill is found dead at his home after two days of unanswered phone calls.
  • April 26th, 1992: Leeds United win the Football League First Division.
  • April 27th, 1992: The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is proclaimed.
  • This date: April 28th, 1992
  • April 29th, 1992: Riots begin in Los Angeles after the Rodney King verdict is announced.
  • April 30th, 1992: The final episode of "The Cosby Show" is aired.
  • May 5th, 1992: 18 people are killed after a terrace collapses at the Armand Césari Stadium in France.
  • May 7th, 1992: Sir Mix-a-Lot releases his single "Baby Got Back".
  • May 9th, 1992: Liverpool win the FA Cup final after defeating Sunderland 2-0.
  • May 9th, 1992: The final episode of "The Golden Girls" is aired.
  • May 9th, 1992: Ireland win the 1992 Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Why me?" by Linda Martin.
  • May 12th, 1992: Actor Robert Reed, who portrayed the father Mike Brady in The Brady Bunch, passes away due to AIDS.
  • May 15th, 1992: Lethal Weapon 3 (1992) is released in cinemas.
  • May 16th, 1992: Guns N' Roses headline at Slane.
  • May 20th, 1992: Football: Barcelona win the European Cup after beating Sampdoria 1-0 in extra time.
  • May 21st, 1992: The final episode of the TV series "MacGyver" is aired.
  • May 22nd, 1992: The movie Alien 3 is released.
  • May 22nd, 1992: Encino Man (1992) is released in movie theaters.
  • May 22nd, 1992: The final episode of "The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson" is aired.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on April 28th, 1992, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Aries.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: April 28th, 1992 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of April will have the birthstone Diamond.
  • Birth flower (April): The Daisy and the Sweet Pea.

Photos of early 1990s fashion.

Photographs of early 1990s fashion and hairstyles.

Photos of early 1990s fashion.

TV shows.

Television shows that people were watching on this date.

  • Baywatch - Drama series about lifeguards. Starring David Hasselhoff.
  • 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.

Kid's TV shows on April 28th, 1992.

Children's cartoons and Teen TV shows that were being aired on this date in 1992.

  • Barney & Friends
  • 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
  • Thomas the Tank Engine
  • The Cosby Show
  • Mister Rogers' Neighborhood

Popular toys and games in 1992.

Toys and games that were 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
  • The Game Boy
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • My Little Pony (figures)
  • The Easy-Bake Oven

Video games.

Popular video games that people were playing on this date.

  • 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.
  • Super Castlevania IV - Platform game released for the SNES.
  • 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.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 28th of April.

Weather on April 28th, 1992.

Historical weather information for April 28th, 1992.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 11.8 degrees Celsius. It was a very wet day. It was a windy day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 47.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 8.39 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 9.17 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 17.02cm.

US President.

George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on April 28th, 1992.

UK Prime Minister.

John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on April 28th, 1992.

Irish Taoiseach.

Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on April 28th, 1992 was most likely conceived around the 20th of July, 1991.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on April 28th, 1992 is close to the 5th of February, 1993.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about April 28th, 1992.

  • A total of 10,613 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,516 weeks have passed.
  • 916,963,200 seconds have passed since the April 28th, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,069,790,400 times.
  • Since April 28th, 1992, the earth has travelled approximately 473,153,011,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 152,827,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 78,858,835 steps. That's about 35,048 miles!
  • Since this date, 11,003,558 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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