Historical Events For 1892
Sunday, 30 April 2017
Jan 01 Ellis Island becomes reception center for new immigrants on this day in history.
Jan 01 On this day in history the Ellis Island Immigrant Station in New York formally opens.
Jan 02 On this day in history george B Airy, English astronomer/writer, dies at 90
Jan 02 Lura Anson, Nebraska, entertainer on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1892 john Ronald Reuel Tolkien, S Afr, philologist/writer (Lord of Rings)
Jan 03 The birth of J.R Tolkien, English author in the year 1892.
Jan 05 1st successful auroral photograph made on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1892 francesca Bertini, Florence Italy, actress (Odette, Assunta Spina)
Jan 06 Ludwig Berger, writer on this day in history.
Jan 07 Mine explosion kills 100, Krebs OK-blacks trying to help rescue white survivors, driven away with guns on this day in history.
Jan 07 Mine explosion kills 100, Krebs, Okla-blacks trying to help rescue white survivors, driven away with guns in the year 1892.
Jan 07 In the year 1892 rudolf Moser, composer
Jan 07 In the year 1892 tewfik Pasja, viceroy of Egypt, dies at 39
Jan 08 In the year 1892 a hundred workers die in a mine explosion in McAlister, Oklahoma.
Jan 08 In the year 1892 john Heykamp, old-catholic archbishop of Utrecht, dies at 67
Jan 08 Werner Wehrli, composer in the year 1892.
Jan 10 On this day in history dumas Malone, Miss, historian (Jefferson & His Time)
Jan 10 In the year 1892 heinrich Ludwig Egmont Dorn, composer, dies at 91
Jan 11 In the year 1892 hawaiian Historical Society founded
Jan 11 Paul Gauguin marries a 13-year-old Tahitian girl in the year 1892.
Jan 11 On this day in history william D McCoy of Indiana appointed US minister to Liberia
Jan 13 Charles Albert White, composer, dies at 62 in the year 1892.
Jan 13 Paul Smart, US, yachtsman (Olympic-gold-1948) on this day in history.
Jan 14 In the year 1892 hal Roach, early film director/producer (1 Million BC)
Jan 14 In the year 1892 the birth of Hal Roach, American director
Jan 15 Basketball rules published in Triangle Magazine, Mass on this day in history.
Jan 15 Dr. James Naismith publishes, for the first time, the thirteen rules of basketball the game he invented the previous winter, in Springfield, Massachusetts in the year 1892.
Jan 15 In the year 1892 frank Hutchens, composer
Jan 16 In the year 1892 imakita Kosen, Zen teacher/abbot of Engagkuji monastery, dies
Jan 17 Alexandre Levy, composer, dies at 27 in the year 1892.
Jan 18 On this day in history oliver Hardy, Harlem Ga, comedy team member (Laurel & Hardy)
Jan 18 In the year 1892 the birth of Oliver Hardy, American comedian
Jan 19 In the year 1892 olafur Thors, Icelandic PM (6 times, 1942-63)
Jan 20 1st basketball game played (Mass) on this day in history.