On This Day

What Happened on December 18, 1892

Historical Events

  • Anton Bruckner's 8th Symphony premieres

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky's ballet "Nutcracker Suite" premieres


Famous Deaths

  • Richard Owen, English zoologist (Dinosauria), dies at 88
1892 Highlights

About December 18, 1892

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 127 years, 6 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius