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What Happened on October 26, 1892

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

"Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases" first published by African American journalist Ida B. Wells in Memphis, Tennessee

Civil Rights Leader, Journalist and Suffragist Ida B. Wells
Civil Rights Leader, Journalist and Suffragist
Ida B. Wells

1892 Highlights

About October 26, 1892

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio