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  • London, England
    Thursday Apr 9, 1992

    Margaret Thatcher

    She retired From The parliamentarian

    London, England
    Thursday Apr 9, 1992

    Thatcher returned to the backbenches as a constituency parliamentarian after leaving the premiership. Aged 66, she retired from the House at the 1992 general election, saying that leaving the Commons would allow her more freedom to speak her mind.




  • North West Durham, England
    Thursday Apr 9, 1992

    Theresa May

    1992 General Election

    North West Durham, England
    Thursday Apr 9, 1992

    In the 1992 general election May stood unsuccessfully for the safe Labour seat of North West Durham, placing second to incumbent MP Hilary Armstrong by 12,747 votes (27.6%) to 26,734 (57.8%), with future Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron placing third.




  • London, England
    Tuesday Apr 14, 1992

    David Cameron

    Special Adviser to the Chancellor

    London, England
    Tuesday Apr 14, 1992

    Cameron was rewarded with a promotion to Special Adviser to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Norman Lamont.




  • London, England
    Wednesday May 20, 1992

    Johan Cruyff

    1992 European Cup

    London, England
    Wednesday May 20, 1992

    The 1992 European Cup Final was a football match held on 20 May 1992 at Wembley Stadium, London, between Sampdoria of Italy and Barcelona of Spain. Barcelona won the game 1–0 after extra time, thanks to a Ronald Koeman free kick, to record their first triumph in the competition. It was the first to have a group stage involving the eight second-round winners split into two groups, and the winner of each one met in the final. In doing so, they became the second Spanish club to win the tournament and the 19th overall.




  • England
    Tuesday Jun 30, 1992

    Margaret Thatcher

    Member of the House of Lords

    England
    Tuesday Jun 30, 1992

    After retiring from the Commons in 1992, she was given a life peerage as Baroness Thatcher (of Kesteven in the County of Lincolnshire) which entitled her to sit in the House of Lords.




  • United Kingdom
    Friday Oct 2, 1992

    NATO Establishment

    The establishement of The Headquarters Allied Command Europe Rapid Reaction Corps

    United Kingdom
    Friday Oct 2, 1992

    As part of post-Cold War restructuring, NATO's military structure was cut back and reorganized, with new forces such as the Headquarters Allied Command Europe Rapid Reaction Corps established.




  • UK
    Thursday Dec 3, 1992

    Mobile Phones

    The First Machine-Generated SMS Message

    UK
    Thursday Dec 3, 1992

    The second generation introduced a new variant of communication called SMS or text messaging. It was initially available only on GSM networks but spread eventually on all digital networks. The first machine-generated SMS message was sent in the UK on 3 December 1992 .


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