January 1, 1892 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Ellis Island becomes reception center for new immigrants

Birthdays in History


Person of interestPerson of Interest

Manuel Roxas, 5th President of the Philippines (1946-48), born in Capiz, Philippines (d. 1948)

5th President of the Philippines Manuel Roxas
5th President of the Philippines
Manuel Roxas

Deaths in History

  • Roswell B. Mason, Mayor of Chicago (b. 1805)