On This Day

What Happened on February 27, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • William Demarest, American actor (My 3 Sons), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota (d. 1983)

Famous Deaths

  • Anne Clough, English suffragette, promoted higher education for women, first principal of New College, dies at 72

Person of interestLouis Vuitton

Louis Vuitton, French founder of the Louis Vuitton brand of leather goods now owned by LVMH, dies at 70

Luggage Maker Louis Vuitton
Luggage Maker
Louis Vuitton

1892 Highlights

About February 27, 1892

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces