On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1892

Historical Events

  • 1st successful auroral photograph made

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesca Bertini, Italian actress (Odette, Assunta Spina), born in Florence, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1985)
1892 Highlights

About January 5, 1892

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 128 years and 11 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn