On This Day

What Happened on February 2, 1892

Historical Events

  • Bottle cap patented by William Painter
  • Johnny Briggs takes a hat-trick, England v Australia at the SCG
  • Longest boxing match under modern rules; 77 rounds in Nameoki, Illinois between Harry Sharpe & Frank Crosby
1892 Highlights

About February 2, 1892

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 5 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius