On This Day

What Happened on February 16, 1892

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Opera "Werther" by Jules Massenet premieres in Vienna

Composer Jules Massenet
Jules Massenet

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Walter Bates, naturalist/explorer (South America), dies
1892 Highlights

About February 16, 1892

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius