On This Day

What Happened on January 2, 1892

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Lura Anson, Nebraska, entertainer
  • Seiichiro Kashio, Japanese tennis player (d. 1962)

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick William Barber, South African frontiersman and scientist, dies at 78
  • George B Airy, English astronomer/writer, dies at 90
  • George Biddell Airy, English mathematician and 7th Astronomer Royal, dies at 90