|<< - 1991|
|World Series Champions:
Toronto Blue Jays
|Superbowl XXVI Champions:
|Stanley Cup Champs:
|U.S. Open Golf:
|U.S. Tennis (Men/Ladies):
Stefan Edberg/Monica Seles
Andre Agassi/Steffi Graf
|NCAA Football Champions:
|NCAA Basketball Champions:
Lil E Tee
|The Hotties and Fashion Icons:
Naomi Campbell, Cindy Crawford, Angie Everhart, Whitney Houston, Rachel Hunter, Kathy Ireland, Elle Macpherson, Kate Moss, Tatjana Patitz, Claudia Schiffer, Brinke Stevens, Julie Strain, Niki Taylor, Heather Thomas, Christy Turlington
Marky Mark Wahlberg, Fabio
|"The 1992 Quotes"
"You can't handle the truth!"
- Jack Nicholson, in 'A Few Good Men'
"There's no crying in baseball!"
"Friends donít let friends drive drunk"
"It's the economy, stupid"
"Giant sucking sound"
"Made from the best stuff on Earth"
"Can we all just get along?"
|Time Magazine's Man of the Year:
Carolyn Sapp (Honolulu, HI)
Shannon Marketic (California)
Bad Fashion: Geena Davis at the 2002 Oscars
Woody Allen (age 56) left his long-term partner Mia Farrow after
she discovered his secret affair with her adopted daughter, Soon-Yi
Previn (age 21).
Marisa Tomai won Best Supporting Actress Award for her performance in My Cousin Vinnie.
Singer Sinead O'Connor best known as a bald singer and for her hit Nothing Compares 2 U, tore up a picture of Pope John Paul II on Saturday Night Live, declaring 'Fight the real enemy.' In 1997, in an interview with the Italian newspaper Vita, the sometimes lapsing Catholic had asked the Holy Father to forgive her. No word if he made such a declaration, but forgiving was included with the Pope's job description, so we assume he did.
Long Island Lolita Amy Fisher shot the wife of her lover, Joey Buttafuocco (pronounced Butt-a-foo-co), Mary Jo Buttafuocco in the face. Mary Jo survived and later divorced her husband.
Booty-shaking dancing entered the mainstream with Sir Mixx-a-Lot's Baby Got Back
Princess Diana and Prince harles separated and later divorced shortly
after his affair with long time love Camilla Parker Bowels was revealed.
1992 Pop Culture News:
Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain speech that first recognized the Cold War was delivered to Westminster College in Missouri in 1946. Mikhail Gorbachev gave a speech there in 1992, declaring the end of the Cold War.
Paul Lynck (Great Britain) did 124 push-ups with one finger.
The hippest company founded in 1992 was probably Tony Hawk and Per Welinder's Birdhouse Skateboards.
MTV introduced The Real World reality TV show.
Cost of a Superbowl ad in 1992: $850,000
Reading The Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller
|1st appearances & 1992's Most Popular Christmas
gifts, toys and presents:
Trolls dolls, Super Soaker 100
|The Big Movies:
(according to boxofficemojo)
2. Home Alone 2: Lost In New York
3. Batman Returns
4. Lethal Weapon 3
5. A Few Good Men
6. Sister Act
7. The Bodyguard
8. Wayne's World
9. Basic Instinct
10. A League Of Their Own
|1992 Most Popular TV shows:
1. 60 Minutes (CBS)
2. Roseanne (ABC)
3. Home Improvement (ABC)
4. Murphy Brown (CBS)
5. Murder, She Wrote (CBS)
6. Coach (ABC)
7. Cheers (NBC)
8. Full House (ABC)
9. Northern Exposure (CBS)
10. Rescue 911 (CBS)
The biggest Pop Artists of 1992 include:
(Data is complied from various charts including: Billboard's Pop, Rock, Airplay, R&B/Dance and Singles Charts. The Hot 100 is the primary chart used for this list.)
The Number One Hits Of 1992:
|Popular Music in 1992 - # 1 Hits of 1992|