On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1892

Historical Events

Historic Publication

Arthur Conan Doyle publishes "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes" collection of 12 stories originally published serially in "The Strand Magazine"

Famous Birthdays

  • Sumner Welles, American diplomat (Good neighbor policy), born in New York (d. 1961)
1892 Highlights

About October 14, 1892

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 129 years and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra