On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1892

Historical Events

  • Dadabhai Naoroji elected as first Indian Member of Parliament in Britain

Historic Event

Jose Rizal forms La Liga Filipina in Manila

Filipino Nationalist and Novelist Jose Rizal
Filipino Nationalist and Novelist
Jose Rizal
  • Striking steel workers in Homestead, Pennsylvania, fire on scabs, killing 7

Famous Birthdays

  • Willy Coppens, Belgian WW I fighter ace, born in Watermael-Boitsfort, Brussels, Belgium (d. 1986)
1892 Highlights

About July 6, 1892

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 3 months and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer