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October 23rd, 1992

October 23rd, 1992, fell on a Friday. It was day 297 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.

28 years, 0 months and 8 days have passed since October 23rd, 1992.


On This Date

Events that occurred on October 23rd, 1992:

  • Quentin Tarantino's movie Reservoir Dogs (1992) is released.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on October 23rd, 1992:

  • United States: End Of The Road - Boyz II Men
  • United Kingdom: Sleeping Satellite - Tasmin Archer

Movie Box Office

What movie was on top of the box office?

  • The movie "The Last of the Mohicans" was at the top of the box office on this date.

Take Me Back!

The date is October 23rd, 1992 and it's a Friday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. Currently, people have "that Friday feeling" and are looking forward to the weekend.

The summer is long gone. Temperatures have started to become much cooler and the evenings are beginning to get darker. Fallen leaves have carpeted driveways, lawns, pathways and sidewalks and there's a fresh earthy scent in the ear. Halloween of 1992 is quickly approaching and stores are selling costumes and decorations.

In America, the song End Of The Road by Boyz II Men is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Sleeping Satellite by Tasmin Archer is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie The Last of the Mohicans is at the top of the Box Office.

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 Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

In the United States, the campaign for the 1992 presidential election is in full swing, with Democratic Party nominee Bill Clinton taking on Republican incumbent George H. W. Bush. Irish singer Sinéad O'Connor is continuing to receive backlash over her decision to rip up a photograph of the Pope on Saturday Night Live earlier this month. At a tribute concert for Bob Dylan, O'Connor is booed by many members of the audience. A new horror movie called "Candyman" has just been released in movie theaters. Meanwhile, Quentin Tarantino's movie "Reservoir Dogs" has also hit the big screen.

People are watching popular TV shows such as "Last of the Summer Wine", "Married... with Children", "Rugrats" and "Martin". Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Civilization", "Desert Strike ", "Ecco the Dolphin" and "Night Trap". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Pingu", "Garfield and Friends", "The Simpsons" and "Barney & Friends".

Popular toys include the likes of "Transformers", "Super Soaker (water gun)", "Littlest Pet Shop" and "Mighty Max".


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 October 23rd, 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.

  • 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


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 28 years, 0 months and 8 days have passed since October 23rd, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 43 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 October 23rd, 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 719794800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around October 23rd, 1992:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on October 23rd, 1992, will have the star sign Scorpio.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Water.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: October 23rd, 1992 falls under the Snake.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of October will have the birthstones Tourmaline and Opal.

Television Shows

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.
  • 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.

1992 - Kid's TV

Children's and Teen TV shows that would have been airing on this date in 1992.

"Batman: The Animated Series" - "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"


1992 - Toys & Games

Toys and games that would have been popular on this date in 1992:

  • Mighty Max
  • Littlest Pet Shop
  • Nerf Blaster
  • Pogs
  • Super Soaker (water gun)
  • The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES)
  • G.I. Joe (figures)
  • Yo-yo
  • Polly Pocket
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • My Little Pony (figures)
  • Easy-Bake Oven

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 23rd of October:


Weather

Weather information for October 23rd, 1992:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 7.5 degrees Celsius. It was a dry day. It was a windy day. There were 3 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 47.3 degrees Fahrenheit. 8.5 degrees Celsius. Precipitation: 0cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 7.78 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 2.03cm.

US President

Who was the US President on this particular date?

  • George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States on October 23rd, 1992.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on October 23rd, 1992 was probably conceived around the 14th of January, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on October 23rd, 1992 is the 2nd of August, 1993. (Rough Estimate).

Video Games

Popular video games that you might have been playing around this time.

  • Night Trap - Interactive movie video game that caused controversy in 1993 for its violent scenes.
  • Mortal Kombat - Arcade fighting game released by Acclaim Entertainment.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about October 23rd, 1992.

  • 10,235 days have passed since this date.
  • 884,307,600 seconds have passed since the October 23rd, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,031,692,200 times.
  • Since October 23rd, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 456,302,721,600 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 147,384,600 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 76,050,454 steps. That's about 33,800 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,611,691 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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