November 17th, 1992, fell on a Tuesday. It was day 322 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.
28 years, 0 months and 14 days have passed since November 17th, 1992.
On This Date
Events that occurred on November 17th, 1992:
Whitney Houston releases her best-selling album "The Bodyguard.".
Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on November 17th, 1992:
United States: How Do You Talk To An Angel - Heights
United Kingdom: Would I Lie To You - Charles & Eddie
Movie Box Office
What movie was on top of the box office?
The movie "Bram Stoker's Dracula" was at the top of the box office on this date.
Take Me Back!
The date is November 17th, 1992 and it's a Tuesday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Scorpio. It's November, so the evenings are getting darker and the days are getting colder.
In America, the song How Do You Talk To An Angel by Heights is on top of the singles charts. Over in the UK, Would I Lie To You by Charles & Eddie is the number one hit song. George W. Bush Snr. is currently the President of the United States and the movie Bram Stoker's Dracula 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 Europe, a war is continuing to rage on in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Meanwhile, the breakdown of Prince Charles' and Princess Diana's relationship is continuing to receive widespread media attention. The Royal Palace has been forced to officially admit that there is a rift between the two and quotes from an explicit phone call between Prince Charles and Camilla Shand have recently been published in the tabloids. In boxing, Riddick Bowe has beaten Evander Holyfield to become the new undisputed heavyweight champion.
In music news, Black Sabbath singer Ozzy Osbourne has performed at the last concert of his retirement tour. In music, singer Whitney Houston has recently released her new soundtrack album "The Bodyguard". The album contains songs such as "I Will Always Love You" and "I'm Every Woman". People are watching popular TV shows such as "Knots Landing", "Full House", "Roseanne" and "Martin".
Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "Duck Hunt", "Wolfenstein 3D", "Ecco the Dolphin" and "Night Trap". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "The Wonder Years", "Doogie Howser, M.D.", "Dinosaurs" and "The Adventures of Tintin". If you're a kid or a teenager, then you're probably playing with toys such as "Sylvanian Families", "Micro Machines", "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 November 17th, 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.
On the 3rd of November, 1992, Democrat candidate Bill Clinton won the 1992 United States presidential election.
Basic facts and information about this date:
28 years, 0 months and 14 days have passed since November 17th, 1992.
Week Number: This date occurred during Week 47 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 November 17th, 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 721958400.
Around This Time...
Notable events that occurred around November 17th, 1992:
Dublin, Ireland: It was 6.4 degrees Celsius. It was a wet day. It was a windy day. It was a mostly sunny day.
New York, USA: Temperature: 32.7 degrees Fahrenheit. 0.39 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 13.72cm.
London, England: Temperature: 4.39 degrees Celsius. There was thunder. Rain fell. Precipitation: 0.51cm.
Who was the US President on November 17th, 1992?
George W. Bush Snr. was the President of the United States.
UK Prime Minister
Who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on November 17th, 1992?
John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
Who was the Taoiseach (prime minister) of Ireland on this date?
Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.
Interesting facts about conception dates.
A baby that was born on November 17th, 1992 was probably conceived around the 8th of February, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
The due date for a baby that was conceived on November 17th, 1992 is the 27th of August, 1993. (Rough Estimate).
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.
- 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.
How old was I?
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about November 17th, 1992.
10,241 days have passed since this date.
884,822,400 seconds have passed since the November 17th, 1992.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,032,292,800 times.
Since November 17th, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 456,568,358,400 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 147,470,400 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 76,094,726 steps. That's about 33,820 miles!
Since this date, 10,617,869 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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