What Happened in 1892

Significant Events

  • Jan 29 The Coca-Cola Company, is incorporated in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Dec 18 Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky's ballet "Nutcracker Suite" premieres
More Historical Events

Did You Know?

US Patent Office says J W Swan, rather than Thomas Edison, invented the electric light carbon for the incandescent lamp

On July 11, 1892


World Leaders in 1892

Famous People in 1892

Famous Weddings

  • Jan 11 Paul Gauguin marries a 13-year-old Tahitian girl
  • Jul 16 Impressionist Painter Claude Monet (51) weds longtime companion Alice Hosched√©
  • Sep 12 61st UK Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin (25) weds writer and activist Lucy Ridsdale (23) in Rottingdean, England
  • Sep 14 AP Giannini marries Clorinda Cuneo