On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1892

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

4th & last British government of William Gladstone forms

British Prime Minister William Gladstone
British Prime Minister
William Gladstone

Famous Birthdays

  • Knud Christian Jeppesen, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1974)
  • Louis de Broglie, French physicist (Nobel 1929), born in Dieppe, France (d. 1987)
1892 Highlights

About August 15, 1892

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo