1992 in the United States

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1992 in the United States
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Events from the year 1992 in the United States.

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August 24–28: Hurricane Andrew
  • August 11 – The largest shopping mall in the US, Minnesota's Mall of America is constructed on 78 acres (316,000 m²).
  • August 20 – The Republican National Convention in Houston, Texas renominates U.S. President George H. W. Bush and Vice President Dan Quayle. Pat Buchanan, one of Bush's opponents in the primaries, delivers a controversial convention speech, in which he refers to a "religious war" in the country.
  • August 21–22 – Events at Ruby Ridge, Idaho are sparked by a Federal Marshal surveillance team, resulting in the death of a Marshal, Sam Weaver and his dog and the next day the wounding of Randy Weaver, the death of his wife Vicki and the wounding of Kevin Harris.
  • August 24–28 – Hurricane Andrew hits south Florida and dissipates over the Tennessee valley, killing 65 and causing US$26.5 billion in damage.

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November 3: Bill Clinton elected U.S. president

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See also: Deaths in 1992

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References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ Greenhouse, Steven (3 July 1992). "Unemployment Up Sharply, Prompting Federal Reserve to Cut Its Key Lending Rate". New York Times. Retrieved 16 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Clinton Carves a Path Deep Into Reagan Country" http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9E0CEFD8173FF937A35752C1A964958260

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