Scheherazade Opus 35 (1) Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov
Birthdays are a real cause for celebration. When you reach a milestone, such as your 20th birthday, as well as looking to the future, it's nice to look back. We've taken a look at what was happening in September 1992.
How much does a pint of milk cost? A question that politicians and celebrities are often asked to see if they are still in touch with the real world. Today, the average costs of a pint of milk is 46p whereas in 1992, the cost was just 34p.
With the success of the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics, we've looked back at the Barcelona 1992 Olympic games. Britain's Linford Christie became the oldest champion of the Olympic 100m, winning gold at 32 years old. Opera stars who performed at the neo-classical Olympic Stadium at Montjuic included Placido Domingo and Jose Carerras.
Tim Burton's Batman Returns was at the top of the Box Office chart on 7 September 1992 starring Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer and Christopher Walken. Danny Elfman composed the music for the film.
While lots has changed...some things remain largely the same. Manchester United were at the top of the Premier League in 1992.
Former Pink Floyd bassist Roger Waters released his concept album Amused to Death on 7 september 1992.
Jose Carreras & Sarah Brightman were number one on 7 September 1992 with Amigos Para Siempre. They spent 6 weeks at number one having shot to the top of the chart on August 10 1992.
Conservative politician John Major was Prime Minister when Classic FM Launched in 1992. He served as Prime Minister from 1990 to 1997.
If you visited the petrol station in 1992 the average litre of petrol would have set you back a mere 40.3p!
A big happy birthday to Paralympic swimmer Andreas Onea from Austria who shares the same birthday as Classic FM! Andreas finished fourth in the Men's 100m Breaststroke on 1 September 2012.
Not always the most likely pairing, classical music and football. But from 1992 until 1994 Classic FM were sponsors of Queens Park Rangers Football Club, during which time the club was in the Premier League.