On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1892

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

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

Person of interestJ. Paul Getty

J. Paul Getty, American oil magnate and billionaire (Getty Oil), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1976)

Industrialist J. Paul Getty
J. Paul Getty
  • Jose Maria Castro, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Balmer, German composer, dies at 75