On This Day

What Happened on June 12, 1892

Historical Events

  • Netherlands Society for Currency & Coin collecting forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Djuna Barnes, American author (Nightwood), born in Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York (d. 1982)
  • Ferdinand Schörner, German field marshal, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1973)
  • John Donald Robb, American composer, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1989)
1892 Highlights

About June 12, 1892

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini