On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Archie Wiles, West Indian cricketer (d. 1957)
  • Eiji Yoshikawa, Japanese novelist (d. 1962)
  • Hugh MacDiarmid (Christopher Murray Grieve), Scotland, poet (Scots Unbound)
  • Wladyslaw Anders, Polish general

Famous Deaths

  • Enrico Betti, Italian mathematician (b. 1813)
1892 Highlights

About August 11, 1892

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo