On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Dink Johnson, American musician, born in Biloxi, Mississippi (d. 1954)
  • Eduard Jan Dijksterhuis, Dutch historian of science (biography of Archimedes), born in Tilburg, Netherlands (d. 1965)
  • Ludwig Strauss, German-Israeli writer (Night Watch), born in Aachen, Germany (d. 1953)
1892 Highlights

About October 28, 1892

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio