What Happened on September 12, 1892

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred A. Knopf, American publisher (1966 Alexander Hamilton Medal), born in NYC, New York (d. 1984)

Famous Weddings

Stanley Baldwin

61st UK Prime Minister Stanley Baldwin (25) weds British writer and maternity health activist Lucy Ridsdale (23) in Rottingdean, England

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Faust, Prussian military musician and composer (Marsch Gl├╝ck auf - Lucky March), and conductor, dies at 62
1892 Highlights

About September 12, 1892

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo