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August 19th, 1992.

August 19th, 1992, was a Wednesday. It was day 232 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.

28 years, 8 months and 22 days have passed since August 19th, 1992.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Leo.

Music charts.

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

  • United States: End Of The Road - Boyz II Men
  • United Kingdom: Rhythm Is A Dancer - Snap

Top movie at the Box Office.

The movie "Death Becomes Her" was at the top of the box office on August 19th, 1992.

Take me back to August 19th, 1992!

Let's take a stroll down memory lane!

The date is August 19th, 1992 and it's a Wednesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Leo. It's summer, so the temperatures are warmer and the evenings are longer than usual.

In America, the song End Of The Road by Boyz II Men is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Rhythm Is A Dancer by Snap is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Death Becomes Her 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.

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. English boy band "Take That" have released their first studio album "Take That & Party".

In celebrity news, Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love have just become parents. The couple have named their daughter Frances Bean Cobain. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles", "Family Matters", "Blossom" and "Clarissa Explains It All". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "F-16 Combat Pilot", "Super Castlevania IV" and "Desert Strike ".

Kids and teenagers are watching TV shows such as "Adventures of the Little Koala", "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air", "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Clarissa Explains It All". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as Jenga, G.I. Joe (figures), Super Soaker (water gun) and Nerf Blaster.

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 August 19th, 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.

  • The Bosnian War.

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

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • 28 years, 8 months and 22 days have passed since August 19th, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 34 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 August 19th, 1992, will be 28 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1992 belong to the Generation Y (Millennial) generation.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 714178800.

Around this time.

Notable events that occurred around August 19th, 1992.

  • July 22nd, 1992: Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar escapes from his luxury prison.
  • July 31st, 1992: Release date of the movie Death Becomes Her (1992).
  • August 2nd, 1992: Blink-182 is formed in San Diego.
  • August 8th, 1992: Iranian singer and poet Fereydoun Farrokhzad is stabbed to death at his apartment in Bonn, Germany.
  • August 17th, 1992: English pop group "Take That" release their first studio album: "Take That & Party".
  • This date: August 19th, 1992
  • August 20th, 1992: The song "Informer" is released by Canadian reggae musician Snow.
  • August 22nd, 1992: East 17 release their debut single "House of Love".
  • August 22nd, 1992: A six-year-old boy is fatally shot by a stray bullet after a 2Pac performance in Marin City.
  • August 26th, 1992: "The Zodiac Killer" suspect Arthur Leigh Allen dies of a heart attack.
  • August 27th, 1992: The first episode of the comedy sitcom "Martin" (Martin Lawrence) is aired.
  • August 27th, 1992: 13-year-old Leigh Occhi goes missing in Tupelo, Mississippi.
  • September 1st, 1992: The video game "Super Mario Kart" is released for the SNES.
  • September 6th, 1992: The body of American adventurer Christopher McCandless is discovered in Alaska.
  • September 9th, 1992: Van Halen's "Right Now" wins Video of the Year at the 1992 MTV Video Music Awards.
  • September 12th, 1992: Actor Anthony Perkins, who portrayed Norman Bates in the movie Psycho, passes away due to AIDS.
  • September 16th, 1992: Gary Neville makes his debut for Manchester United.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 19th, 1992, will have the star sign Leo.
  • Leo is the star sign for this date in both the old and the new system.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 3.
  • Native American Zodiac: August 19th, 1992 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Birth flower (August): The Gladiolus and the Poppy.

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.

  • Melrose Place - Soap drama.
  • 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 August 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.

  • Nerf Blaster
  • 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.

  • Ecco the Dolphin - Released on the Sega Mega Drive.
  • Wolfenstein 3D - A FPS shooter game that was developed by id Software.
  • 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.
  • Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.

1992 playlist.

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!

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 19th of August.

Weather on August 19th, 1992.

Historical weather information for August 19th, 1992.

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 19.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a mostly sunny day.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 64.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 18.17 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 10.16cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 18.44 degrees Celsius.

US President.

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

UK Prime Minister.

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

Irish Taoiseach.

Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on August 19th, 1992 was most likely conceived around the 10th of November, 1991.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 19th, 1992 is close to the 29th of May, 1993.

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Time difference & statistics.

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

  • A total of 10,491 days have passed since this date.
  • 1,498 weeks have passed.
  • 906,422,400 seconds have passed since the August 19th, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,057,492,800 times.
  • Since August 19th, 1992, the 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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