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May 19th, 1992.

May 19th, 1992, was a Tuesday. It was day 140 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.

29 years, 5 months and 3 days have passed since May 19th, 1992.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Taurus.

Born on May 19th, 1992.

People who were born on this exact date.

Music charts.

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on May 19th, 1992.

  • United States: Jump - Kriss Kross
  • United Kingdom: Please Don't Go - KWS
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Basic Instinct

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Basic Instinct" was at the top of the box office on May 19th, 1992.

Take me back to May 19th, 1992!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is May 19th, 1992 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Taurus. The summer of 1992 has finally arrived. The weather has warmed up and the evenings are brighter than usual.

In America, the song Jump by Kriss Kross is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Please Don't Go by KWS is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Basic Instinct is at the top of the Box Office.

In the United Kingdom, John Major is the current Prime Minister. Texting is not a thing yet. Instead, people are using landline phones and pagers. Furthermore, the vast majority of people still have no idea what "the Internet" is. 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 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. In Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Tributes are pouring in for Brady Bunch actor Robert Reed, who recently passed away from AIDS. The film "Lethal Weapon 3", starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover, has just been released in movie theaters. If you were to travel back to this day, notable figures such as Anthony Perkins, Audrey Hepburn, Thurgood Marshall and Andre the Giant would all be still alive.

On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Sherlock Holmes", "Star Trek: The Next Generation", "Quantum Leap" and "Rugrats". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "F-16 Combat Pilot", "Civilization", "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project" and "Road Rash II". Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood", "Married... with Children", "Garfield and Friends" and "Darkwing Duck".

Popular toys at the moment include the likes of Sylvanian Families, Micro Machines, Polly Pocket 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 May 19th, 1992.

  • The final episode of the Golden Girls is aired.

    The final episode of the Golden Girls is aired.

    On May 9th, 1992, the final episode of the sitcom the Golden Girls was aired on NBC.

  • Baby Got Back.

    Baby Got Back.

    In May of 1992, Sir Mix-a-Lot released his single "Baby Got Back". The song caused controversy at the time due to its sexual lyrics.

  • Eurovision 1992.

    Eurovision 1992.

    The 1992 Eurovision song contest took place in Malmö, Sweden. Ireland won the contest with the song "Why Me?" by Linda Martin.

  • The Bosnian War.

    The Bosnian War.

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

  • 1992 in music.

    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?

    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.

    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.

    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.

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

  • Bill Clinton.

    Bill Clinton.

    Bill Clinton was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1992. This was after he defeated incumbent President George H. W. Bush.

  • Eric Clapton - "Tears in Heaven"

    Eric Clapton - "Tears in Heaven"

    "Tears in Heaven" by Eric Clapton won a Grammy for 1992's Song of the Year.

  • The Super Nintendo.

    The Super Nintendo.

    In August of 1991, the Super Nintendo Entertainment System hit the shelves. In the first half of the 1990s, the Super Nintendo and the Sega Saturn were the dominant video game consoles.

  • Slap bracelets are a thing.

    Slap bracelets are a thing.

    During the fall of 1990, slap bracelets became the latest fad. The bracelets, which were originally sold under the brand name "Slap Wrap", came in various different designs and colors.

  • People are using pagers to communicate.

    People are using pagers to communicate.

    During the 1990s, pagers achieved mainstream popularity. These small devices allowed the owner to receive messages. More often than not, the message was a short memo or a phone number that they were supposed to call back.

  • 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.

  • Although wallpaper is still common, it is beginning to go out of fashion.

    Although wallpaper is still common, it is beginning to go out of fashion.

    By the 1990s, "modernism" was starting to heavily influence interior design trends. As a result, wallpaper started to decline in popularity. Instead of using decorative wallpaper, many people opted for minimalist plain-colored walls.

  • The Scrunchie.

    The Scrunchie.

    During the 1990s, an elastic hair tie called the "scrunchie" was in fashion.

  • 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.

  • VCRs have become a common household item.

    VCRs have become a common household item.

    From the mid-80s onward, VCRs started to become a common household item. This device gave people the ability to play VCR tapes and record TV programs and movies.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 29 years, 5 months and 3 days have passed since May 19th, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 21 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 May 19th, 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 706230000.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around May 19th, 1992.

  • 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.
  • April 28th, 1992: American hiker Chris McCandless is last seen alive.
  • April 28th, 1992: The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is formed.
  • 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.
  • This date: May 19th, 1992
  • 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.
  • May 29th, 1992: Sister Act (1992) is released in cinemas.
  • June 5th, 1992: Patriot Games (1992) is released in movie theaters.
  • June 14th, 1992: The Chicago Bulls win the 1992 NBA Finals after they defeat the Portland Trail Blazers 4-2.
  • June 18th, 1992: Australian singer Peter Allen dies from AIDS.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on May 19th, 1992, will have the star sign Taurus.
  • Taurus is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • 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 9.
  • Native American Zodiac: May 19th, 1992 falls under the Beaver.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of May will have the birthstone Emerald.
  • Birth flower (May): The Lily of the Valley and the Hawthorn.

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.

TV shows from May, 1992.

  • 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.
  • Saved by the Bell - Comedy series about a group of friends in high school.
  • Seinfeld - Comedy sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld.
  • Quantum Leap - TV show about a scientist that finds himself inside the body of a different person each week.
  • Roseanne - Comedy TV show about a working class family called the Conners.
  • In the Heat of the Night - Drama series starring Carroll O'Connor as police chief Bill Gillespie and Howard Rollins as detective Virgil Tibbs.
  • The Wonder Years - A TV show that was set in the late sixties.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - Animated series about a team of four teenage turtles.
  • Star Trek: The Next Generation - Starring Patrick Stewart as Captain Jean‑Luc Picard.

Cars in 1992.

1992 saw the introduction of cars such as the Dodge Intrepid, the Nissan Altima, the Hummer, the Volkswagen Vento, the Ford Mondeo and the Chrysler Concorde.

Cars in 1992.

Kid's TV shows on May 19th, 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
  • 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
  • Lego Pirates
  • Polly Pocket
  • The Game Boy
  • Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles figures
  • The Ghostbusters Proton Pack
  • 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.

  • Road Rash II 1992

    Road Rash II
    Racing and vehicular combat game that was released for the Sega Genesis.

  • Wolfenstein 3D 1992

    Wolfenstein 3D
    A FPS shooter game that was developed by id Software.

  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past 1992

    The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
    Action-adventure game that was released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.

  • Street Fighter II: The World Warrior 1992

    Street Fighter II: The World Warrior
    An arcade game that was released by Capcom.

  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project 1992

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: The Manhattan Project
    Side-scrolling beat-em-up that was released on the NES.

  • Desert Strike
 1992

    Desert Strike
    Shoot 'em up game where the player controls an Apache helicopter.

  • Civilization 1991

    Civilization
    A strategy game that was created by Sid Meier and Bruce Shelley.

  • Super Castlevania IV 1991

    Super Castlevania IV
    Platform game released for the SNES.

  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past 1991

    The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
    The third installment in the series. Released on the SNES.

  • F-16 Combat Pilot 1991

    F-16 Combat Pilot
    F-16 fighter flight simulator.

  • F-Zero 1991

    F-Zero
    Futuristic racing game was that was released for the SNES.

  • Streets of Rage 1991

    Streets of Rage
    A side-scrolling beat-em-up game that was released on the Sega.

  • Sonic the Hedgehog 1991

    Sonic the Hedgehog
    A platform video game that was released for the Sega Mega Drive.

  • Battletoads 1991

    Battletoads
    Platform video game.

  • The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants 1991

    The Simpsons: Bart vs. the Space Mutants
    Platform video game that was released on multiple consoles.

  • Duck Hunt 1984

    Duck Hunt
    Light gun shooter game.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1992.

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Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and other notable people who were born on May 19th.

Malcolm X

Activist. Deceased
Born on May 19th, 1925
He was not alive on this date.

Peter Mayhew

Actor. Deceased
Born on May 19th, 1944
He turned 48 on this day in 1992.

Pete Townshend

Guitarist.
Born on May 19th, 1945
He turned 47 on this day in 1992.

Andre the Giant

French wrestler. Deceased
Born on May 19th, 1946
He turned 46 on this day in 1992.

Ashraf Ghani

Former Afghan President.
Born on May 19th, 1949
He turned 43 on this day in 1992.

Joey Ramone

Singer. Deceased
Born on May 19th, 1951
He turned 41 on this day in 1992.

Nicole Brown Simpson

Ex-wife of O. J. Simpson. Deceased
Born on May 19th, 1959
She turned 33 on this day in 1992.

Andrea Pirlo

Italian soccer player.
Born on May 19th, 1979
He turned 13 on this day in 1992.

JoJo Siwa

Youtuber.
Born on May 19th, 2003
She was born exactly 11 years after this date.

Weather on May 19th, 1992.

Historical weather information for May 19th, 1992.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 19.8 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 58.1 degrees Fahrenheit. 14.5 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 11.43cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 18.39 degrees Celsius.

US President.

George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on May 19th, 1992.

UK Prime Minister.

John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on May 19th, 1992.

Irish Taoiseach.

Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about May 19th, 1992.

  • A total of 10,748 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,535 weeks have passed.
  • 928,627,200 seconds have passed since the May 19th, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,083,398,400 times.
  • Since May 19th, 1992, the earth has travelled approximately 479,171,635,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 154,771,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 79,861,939 steps. That's about 35,494 miles!
  • Since this date, 11,143,526 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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