December 3rd, 1992

December 3rd, 1992, fell on a Thursday. It was day 338 of 1992. The decade was the 1990s.

28 years, 4 months and 16 days have passed since December 3rd, 1992.


On This Date

Events that occurred on December 3rd, 1992:

  • The first SMS message is sent.


Music Singles

Songs that were on top of the music singles charts in the USA and the United Kingdom on December 3rd, 1992:

  • United States: I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
  • United Kingdom: I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston

Movie Box Office

Which 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 December 3rd, 1992 and it's a Thursday. Anyone born today will have the star sign Sagittarius. The song I Will Always Love You by Whitney Houston is on top of the singles charts in both the USA and the United Kingdom.

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 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.

Disney's "Aladdin" and "The Bodyguard", starring Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner, have both been released in movie theaters. Meanwhile, the film "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York" is also showing on the big screen. In soccer, French striker Eric Cantona has joined Manchester United from Leeds in a transfer that is worth £1.2 million. On TV, people are watching popular shows such as "Quantum Leap", "Saved by the Bell", "Home Improvement" and "Melrose Place".

Meanwhile, gamers are playing titles such as "F-16 Combat Pilot", "Super Castlevania IV", "Desert Strike " and "Mortal Kombat". Children and teenagers are currently watching television shows such as "Saved by the Bell", "Doogie Howser, M.D.", "The Ren & Stimpy Show" and "X-Men: The Animated Series". Popular toys include the likes of "Transformers", "Micro Machines", "Polly Pocket" and "Super Soaker (water gun)".


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 December 3rd, 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.

  • Aladdin.

    The Disney movie "Aladdin" would have been showing in movie theaters at this time.


Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 28 years, 4 months and 16 days have passed since December 3rd, 1992.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 49 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 December 3rd, 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 723340800.


Around This Time...

Notable events that occurred around December 3rd, 1992:


Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on December 3rd, 1992, will have the star sign Sagittarius.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Ophiuchus.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1992 was the year of the Monkey (Yang Water).
  • Native American Zodiac: December 3rd, 1992 falls under the Owl.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of December will have the birthstones Tanzanite, Zircon and Turquoise.

Television Shows

TV shows that people would have been watching around this time.

  • X-Men - Cartoon series.
  • 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.

1992 - Kid's TV

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

  • X-Men: The Animated Series
  • 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
  • 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:

  • Talkboy
  • 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
  • Game Boy
  • Jenga
  • Micro Machines
  • Sylvanian Families
  • Transformers
  • My Little Pony (figures)
  • Easy-Bake Oven

Video Games

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

  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2 - Platform game developed for the Sega Genesis.
  • 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.
  • Super Castlevania IV - Platform game released for the SNES.
  • F-16 Combat Pilot - F-16 fighter flight simulator.
  • Duck Hunt - Light gun shooter game.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures and noteable people who were born on the 3rd of December:


Weather

Weather information for December 3rd, 1992:

  • Dublin, Ireland: It was 5.8 degrees Celsius. It rained a bit (mist or a shower or two). It was a windy day. There were 2 hours of sunshine.
  • New York, USA: Temperature: 33.6 degrees Fahrenheit. 0.89 degrees Celsius. Fog was reported. Snow was reported. Rain fell. Precipitation: 1.52cm.
  • London, England: Temperature: 6.28 degrees Celsius. Rain fell. Precipitation: 5.08cm.

US President

Who was the US President on December 3rd, 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 December 3rd, 1992?

  • John Major was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Irish Taoiseach

Who was the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland on this date?

  • Albert Reynolds was the Taoiseach of Ireland.

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • A baby that was born on December 3rd, 1992 was probably conceived around the 24th of February, 1992. (Rough Estimate).
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on December 3rd, 1992 is the 12th of September, 1993. (Rough Estimate).

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Videos

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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about December 3rd, 1992.

  • 10,365 days have passed since this date.
  • 895,532,400 seconds have passed since the December 3rd, 1992.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 1,044,787,800 times.
  • Since December 3rd, 1992, earth has travelled approximately 462,094,718,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 149,255,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 77,015,786 steps. That's about 34,229 miles!
  • Since this date, 10,746,389 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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