On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • David Garnett, English novelist and editor (Lady into Fox), born in Brighton, East Sussex (d. 1981)
  • Frank Puglia, Italian actor (Black Orchid, Jungle Book), born in Sicily, Italy (d. 1975)
  • Josef Weinheber, Austrian poet and writer (Adel und Untergang), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1945)
  • Vita Sackville-West, English novelist, poet (The Land) and gardener (Sissinghurst), born in Knole House, Kent (d. 1962)
1892 Highlights

About March 9, 1892

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces