On This Day

What Happened on March 26, 1892

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Wallerstein, German composer, dies at 78

Walt Whitman

Walt Whitman, American poet (Leaves of Grass) and volunteer nurse during the Civil War, dies of pneumonia at 72

1892 Highlights

About March 26, 1892

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 10 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries