On This Day

What Happened on August 27, 1892

Historical Events

  • NYC's Metropolitan Opera House (opened in 1883) catches fire; takes two years to restore
1892 Highlights

About August 27, 1892

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo