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BIRTHDAYS Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kate Upton (pictured) (Credit: AP)

BIRTHDAYS
Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kate Upton (pictured) was born on June 10, 1992. Other famous birthdays that year include Bryce Harper (Oct. 16), Miley Ray Cyrus (Nov. 23), Selena Gomez (July 22), Taylor Lautner (Feb. 11), Kyrie Irving (March 23). |

The last time the Pirates were in the playoffs...

When the Pittsburgh Pirates take the field Tuesday night for a Wild Card game against the Cincinnati Reds, it will be the franchise's first postseason appearance since 1992. Take a look back at what was popular in 1992 and what's changed in the last 21 years.

MOVIES Marisa Tomei (pictured) won Best Supporting Actress
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MOVIES
Marisa Tomei (pictured) won Best Supporting Actress for her role in "My Cousin Vinny" at the Academy Awards. Clint Eastwood's "Unforgiven" won Best Picture and Al Pacino won Best Actor for his work in "Scent of a Woman." |

TELEVISION Johnny Carson (pictured) retired from The Tonight
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TELEVISION
Johnny Carson (pictured) retired from The Tonight Show after 30 years at the helm. A notable TV debut occurred in April when "Barney" first appeared on PBS. the Cartoon Network was also launched. |

BIRTHDAYS Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kate Upton (pictured)
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BIRTHDAYS
Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kate Upton (pictured) was born on June 10, 1992. Other famous birthdays that year include Bryce Harper (Oct. 16), Miley Ray Cyrus (Nov. 23), Selena Gomez (July 22), Taylor Lautner (Feb. 11), Kyrie Irving (March 23). |

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POLITICS Billionaire Ross Perot made the presidential election
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POLITICS
Billionaire Ross Perot made the presidential election very interesting by running as an independent. But in the end, Bill Clinton (pictured) defeated Perot and incumbent George H. W. Bush to win the presidency. |

MUSIC Eric Clapton (pictured) won the Grammy for
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MUSIC
Eric Clapton (pictured) won the Grammy for Song of the Year with "Tears In Heaven", an emotional dirge written for his late son. Other notable releases include "I'm Too Sexy" by Right Said Fred and "Baby Got Back" by Sir Mix-A-Lot. |

SCIENCE Endeavour was NASA's fifth -- and final
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SCIENCE
Endeavour was NASA's fifth -- and final -- space shuttle to be placed into service. |

MOVIE RELEASES Disney's
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MOVIE RELEASES
Disney's "Aladdin" was one of the most popular movie debuts of the year. Other notable films included "Home Alone 2", "Batman Returns", "A Few Good Men" and "Reservoir Dogs." |

TECHNOLOGY Microsoft, led by Chairman Bill Gates (pictured),
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TECHNOLOGY
Microsoft, led by Chairman Bill Gates (pictured), released Windows 3.1 and debuted Microsoft Works. Microsoft is currently working toward rolling out Windows 9. |

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RACE Racial tension reared its head in California
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RACE
Racial tension reared its head in California when a lengthy and destructive wave of riots broke out in Los Angeles in April. |

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