On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Constant Burniaux, Belgian writer (The Abandoned) and art historian (Temps Inquiets), born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1975)

Famous Deaths

  • George Baird Hodge, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 64
1892 Highlights

About August 1, 1892

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo