What Happened on December 15, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • David Guion, American composer (Home on the Range), born in Ballinger, Texas (d. 1981)

J. Paul GettyJ. Paul Getty (1892-1976)

American oil magnate and billionaire (Getty Oil), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • José María Castro, Argentine composer, born in Avellaneda, Buenos Aires (d. 1964)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Balmer, German composer, dies at 75
1892 Highlights

About December 15, 1892

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius