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1992 Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers

Trivia questions and answers about the year 1992.

 

1992 Trivia Quiz Questions With Answers

Boutros Boutros-Ghali of Egypt replaces whom as United Nations Secretary-General?
A: Javier Pérez de Cuéllar of Peru.

George Bush becomes the first U.S. President to address the what?
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?
A: Japan.

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 of what?
A: Sabotage and terrorism.

Dr. Roberta Bondar becomes the first Canadian woman in what?
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 power plants.

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 AIDS research.?
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?
A: Enacted.

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?
A: Germany.

 

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 of what?
 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.