On This Day

What Happened on December 1, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Bachman, American College Football Hall of Fame guard and coach (Notre Dame, Florida, Michigan State), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1985)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Lippens, Belgian lieutenant in Congo, murdered
  • Lucius E. Polk, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 59
1892 Highlights

About December 1, 1892

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius