On This Day

What Happened on August 16, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Harold Foster, Canadian-American cartoonist (Prince Valian), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (d. 1982)
  • Otto Messmer, American cartoonist (Felix the Cat), born in Union City, New Jersey (d. 1983)
1892 Highlights

About August 16, 1892

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo