On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1892

Historical Events

  • 1st night football game played (Mansfield Pa)

Famous Birthdays

  • Edmond Thieffry, Belgian WW I pilot/air pioneer

Person of interestElmer Rice

Elmer Rice, American playwright (Pulitzer-Street Scene) and novelist, born in NYC, New York

Playwright and Novelist Elmer Rice
Playwright and Novelist
Elmer Rice
  • Ruth Stonehouse, American silent film actress and director (Dorothy Dares), born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1941)
1892 Highlights

About September 28, 1892

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 128 years, 3 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra