On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Coutu, Canadian ice hockey defenceman (Stanley Cup 1924; Montreal Canadiens; only player banned from NHL for life, attacked referee 1927), born in North Bay, Ontario (d. 1977)
  • Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Japan, writer (Rashomon in Kappa)

Famous Deaths

  • Archibald Scott Couper, Scottish chemist, dies at 60
1892 Highlights

About March 1, 1892

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces