January 1 –Â George H. W. Bush becomes the first U.S.Â President to address theÂ Australian Parliament.
January 26 â€“Â Boris Yeltsin announces thatÂ Russia will stop targetingÂ United States cities withÂ nuclear weapons.
March 18 â€“ WhiteÂ South Africans vote in favour of political reforms which will end theÂ apartheid regime and create a power-sharing multi-racial government.
May 9 â€“ United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, adopted in New York on 9 May 1992.
May 9 – Â Whaleoil married Spanish Bride in Auckland
May 25 â€“ In Australia,Â Lindy Chamberlain receives compensation for wrongful conviction on murder charges.
June 1 â€“ Venezuelan revolutionaryÂ Carlos (the Jackal) is sentenced to life imprisonment.
July 13 â€“Â Yitzhak Rabin becomes prime minister ofÂ Israel.
July 20 â€“Â VĂˇclav Havel resigns as president ofÂ Czechoslovakia.
November 18 â€“ Russian PresidentÂ Boris Yeltsin releases the flight data recorder (FDR) and cockpit voice recorder (CVR) ofÂ KAL 007, shot down by the Soviets in 1983. In 1983 I was in Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France when the news of this hit.
November 23 â€“Â Miley Cyrus, American actress and singer was born
November 24 â€“Â Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom describes this year as anÂ Annus Horribilis (horrible year), due to various scandals damaging the image of the Royal Family, as well as the Windsor Castle fire.