On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernie Koob, American baseball pitcher (no-hitter 1917; St. Louis Browns), born in Keeler, Michigan (d. 1941)
  • Lucien Buysse, Belgian cyclist (Tour de France 1926), born in Wontergem, East Flanders, Belgium (d. 1980)
  • Pinto Colvig, American animation voice actor (Goofy, Pluto), born in Jacksonville, Oregon (d. 1967)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles-Louis-Adolphe Vogel, French composer (Les trois couleurs), dies at 84
1892 Highlights

About September 11, 1892

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo