1992 Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers
Boutros Boutros-Ghali of Egypt replaces whom as United
A: Javier Pérez de Cuéllar of Peru.
George Bush becomes the first U.S. President to address the
A: Australian Parliament.
President of Russia, Boris Yeltsin, ends what?
A: Price controls, resulting in prices of some goods and services becoming 3 to
5 times more expensive.
George H. W. Bush is televised falling violently ill at a
state dinner in what country?
Shanda Sharer is tortured and burned to death in Madison,
Indiana by whom?
A: 4 teenage girls.
Japan apologizes for forcing Korean women into what during
World War II?
A: Sexual slavery.
El Salvador officials and rebel leaders sign a pact in
Mexico City ending what?
A: A 12-year civil war that claimed at least 75,000 lives.
Cuba executes Eduardo Diaz Betancourt, who was found guilty
A: Sabotage and terrorism.
Dr. Roberta Bondar becomes the first Canadian woman in
A: Space, aboard Space Shuttle Discovery.
North Korea signs an accord with the International Atomic
Energy Agency allowing for what?
A: International inspections of North Korea's nuclear
President Bush meets with President Boris Yeltsin at Camp
David, where they formally declare what?
A: That the Cold War is over.
Where are the 1992 Winter Olympics held?
A: In Albertville, France.
Boxer Mike Tyson is found guilty of raping 18-year-old
Desiree Washington, Miss Black Rhode Island, and is sentenced to what?
A: 6 years in prison.
A court in Milwaukee, Wisconsin sentences what serial
killer to life in prison.?
A: Jeffrey Dahmer.
The Supreme Court of Ireland rules that a 14-year-old rape
victim may what?
A: Travel to England to have an abortion.
Paul Tsongas withdraws from the Democratic Party
presidential primaries, virtually assuring what?
A: A victory for Bill Clinton.
Dow Corning announces that it will stop manufacturing what?
A: Silicone breast implants.
Approximately 500,000 people march on Washington, D. C. in
support of what?
A: Abortion rights in advance of oral arguments in the case of Planned
Parenthood v. Casey.
What children’s show makes its debut on PBS?
A: Barney & Friends.
A Miami jury convicts former Panamanian ruler Manuel
Noriega of what?
A: Assisting Colombia's cocaine cartel.
The Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert, held at Wembley
Stadium, is televised live to how many people and raises millions of dollars for
A: Over 1 billion people.
The acquittal of 4 police officers in the Rodney King
beating criminal trial triggers what?
A: Massive rioting in Los Angeles.
Space Shuttle Endeavour makes its maiden flight, as a
replacement for what?
A: Space Shuttle Challenger.
Sweden wins the what?
A: Ice Hockey World Championships in Prague.
The Genoa Expo '92 World's Fair opens where?
A: In Genoa, Italy.
The Twenty-seventh Amendment to the United States
Constitution is what?
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson airs its what?
A: Final show on NBC.
Gambino crime family boss John Gotti is sentenced to what?
A: Life without parole for the murder of Paul Castellano and other crimes.
Denmark beats who 2–0 to win the 1992 UEFA European.
Football Championship at Ullevi Stadium in Gothenburg, Sweden?
Who wins the 1992 Wimbledon Women's Singles Championships?
A: Steffi Graf.
Bill Clinton announces his selection of whom as his running
mate in the 1992 U.S. presidential election?
A: Steffi Graf.
In Miami, former Panamanian leader Manuel Noriega is
sentenced to what?
A: 40 years in prison for drug and racketeering violations.
Who becomes prime minister of Israel?
A: Yitzhak Rabin.
At the Democratic National Convention, Arkansas Governor
Bill Clinton accepts his party's what?
A: Presidential nomination on behalf of the "forgotten middle class".
Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar escapes from his luxury
prison, fearing what?
A: Extradition to the United States.
Where are the 1992 Summer Olympics held?
A: In Barcelona, Spain.
The ex-Soviet Republic of Georgia becomes the 179th member
A: The United Nations.
President Bush urges the United Nations to approve a
military intervention in what?
A: Bosnia and Hercegovina.
Canada, Mexico, and the United States announce that a deal
has been reached on what?
A: The North American Free Trade Agreement.