On This Day

What Happened on March 16, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Caesar Vallejo, Peruvian/French poet (Los Heraldos Negros)
  • James Petrillo, leader of the U.S. musicians union (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Samuel F. Miller, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York), dies at 64
1892 Highlights

About March 16, 1892

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 8 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces