On This Day

What Happened on October 4, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Engelbert Dollfuss, Austrian Fascist chancellor killed by Nazis, born in Texingtal, Austria (d. 1934)
  • Hermann Glauert, British aerodynamicist, born in Sheffield, Yorkshire (d. 1934)
  • Luis Trenker, South Tyrolean film producer, director and actor (Berge in Flammen), born in UrtijÃĢi, Tyrol (d. 1990)

Famous Deaths

  • Guillaume Van Kerckhoven, Belgian captain, dies at 39
1892 Highlights

About October 4, 1892

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 1 month and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra