On This Day

What Happened on October 12, 1892

Historical Events

  • US Pledge of Allegiance first recited in public schools during Columbus Day

Famous Birthdays

  • Gilda dalla Rizza, Italian soprano, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1975)
1892 Highlights

About October 12, 1892

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 129 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra