What Happened on August 15, 1892

Historical Events

Event of Interest

4th & last British government of William Gladstone forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Knud Jeppesen, Danish organist, composer, educator (Royal Danish Academy, 1920-47; Aarhus University, 1946-57), and musicologist (La frottola), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1974)
  • Louis Victor de Broglie, French quantum physicist (studied electrons, Nobel Prize for Physics, 1929), born in Dieppe, France (d. 1987)
Born in 1892
1892 Highlights

About August 15, 1892

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo