On This Day

What Happened on April 28, 1892

Historical Events

  • 1st performance of Antonín Dvořák's overture "Carnival Overture"

Famous Birthdays

  • Georges Antoine, Belgian composer, born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1918)
  • John Jacob Niles, American composer, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1980)
  • Joseph Dunninger, American mentalist (Amazing Dunninger), born in NYC, New York
1892 Highlights

About April 28, 1892

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus