The 1st of October, 1992, fell on a Thursday. Day 275 of 1992. Decade: 1990s.
27 years, 4 months and 15 days have passed since the 1st of October, 1992.
On This Date
Events that occurred on the 1st of October, 1992:
Cartoon Network is launched.
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on the 1st of October, 1992:
United States: End Of The Road - Boyz II Men
United Kingdom: Ebenezer Goode - Shamen
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Sneakers" was at the top of the box office on this date.
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 the 1st of October, 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 was named as the Time Person of the Year in 1992.
"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.
The Bosnian War
During this time, The Bosnian War was raging on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
1992 Presidential Election
The run-up to the United States presidential election of 1992; with Democratic candidate Bill Clinton facing off against Republican candidate George H. W. Bush
Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 1st of October:
TV shows that you might have been watching around this time.
Mad About You - Starring Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser.
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper - Sitcom about a former NBA player becoming a high school teacher and basketball coach.
Batman: The Animated Series - An animated series that was set in the Batman universe.
Martin - Comedian Martin Lawrence plays the role of a radio talk show host.
Melrose Place - Soap drama.
Barney & Friends - Children's TV show about a talking dinosaur called Barney.
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.
Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.
Super Mario Kart - Go-kart racing game that was released on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.
Ecco the Dolphin - Released on the Sega Mega Drive.
Wolfenstein 3D - A FPS shooter game that was developed by id Software.
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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 1st of October, 1992.
9,999 days have passed since this date.
863,917,200 seconds have passed since the 1st of October, 1992.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,007,903,400 times.
Since the 1st of October, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 445,781,275,200 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 143,986,200 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 74,296,879 steps. That's about 33,021 miles!
Since this date, 10,367,006 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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