On This Day

What Happened on October 13, 1792

Historical Events

  • "Old Farmer's Almanac" is 1st published and edited by Robert Thomas
  • Cornerstone laid for the Executive Mansion (White House) in Washington

Famous Birthdays

  • Moritz Hauptmann, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1868)
1792 Highlights

About October 13, 1792

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 227 years, 9 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra