Historical Events In 1892
Sunday, 24 May 2020
Oct 12 On this day in history pledge of Allegiance 1st recited in public schools
Oct 14 In the year 1892 sumner Welles, US undersecretary/diplomat (Good neighbor policy)
Oct 15 In the year 1892 ina Claire, [Fagan], Washington DC, actress (Ninotchika)
Oct 17 Herbert Norman Howells, composer on this day in history.
Oct 18 1st commercial long-distance phone line opens (Chicago-NY) on this day in history.
Oct 18 In the year 1892 first commercial long-distance phone line opens (Chicago-NY)
Oct 18 Leo G Carroll, Weedon England, actor (Topper, Man From Uncle) in the year 1892.
Oct 19 Alexander A Aljechin, Russian/French chess champ (1927-35, 37-46) on this day in history.
Oct 23 On this day in history mehemed Emin Pasja, German explorer, murdered at 52
Oct 24 In the year 1892 kurt Huber, German philosopher/resistance fighter
Oct 25 On this day in history caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison, 1st lady (1889-1892), dies at 60
Oct 27 Graciliano Ramos, Brazilian author/mayor of Palmeira in the year 1892.
Oct 28 Eduard J Dijksterhuis, Dutch mathematician/historian (Fall & Throw) in the year 1892.
Oct 29 William M Harnett, US painter (Old Cupboard Door), dies on this day in history.
Oct 31 In the year 1892 arthur Conan Doyle publishes The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.
Oct 31 Ruth Fuller Sasaki, US, Zen teacher (1st Zen Institute of America) in the year 1892.
Nov 01 In the year 1892 alexander Alekhine, Russia, world chess champion (1927-35, 37-46)
Nov 02 Alice Brady, NYC, actress (My Man Godfrey, Gay Divorcee, Zenobia) on this day in history.
Nov 02 On this day in history paul Verlaine visits Netherlands
Nov 06 In the year 1892 john Alcock, English pilot (1st non-stop flight across Atlantic Ocean)
Nov 08 On this day in history grover Cleveland (D) elected President
Nov 10 1st CRU championship game: Osgoode Hall defeats Montreal, 45-5 on this day in history.
Nov 12 Allegheny Athletic Association beats Pittsburgh Athletic Club, 4-0 in football on this day in history.
Nov 12 On this day in history pudge Heffelfinger receives $500, becomes 1st pro football player
Nov 12 In the year 1892 pudge Heffelfinger receives $500, becomes first pro football player
Nov 14 James Meredith, 800m runner (Olympic-gold-1912) in the year 1892.
Nov 17 On this day in history max Deutsch, composer
Nov 20 James B Collip, Canadian biochemist/physiologist (insulin) in the year 1892.
Nov 23 In the year 1892 battle of Lomani Congo: Belgian unit beats Arabs, 1000-3000 killed
Nov 24 Isidor Achron, composer on this day in history.
Nov 26 Joe Guyon, NFL halfback (Canton, Cleveland, Oorang, Rock I, etc) on this day in history.
Nov 27 Pedro Salinas, writer in the year 1892.
Nov 28 Thomas Wood, composer in the year 1892.
Dec 01 In the year 1892 joseph Lippens, Belgian lieutenant in Congo, murdered