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What Happened In December 1892 In History

Historical Events for December, 1892

  • 17th » First issue of 'Vogue (magazine) or Vogue' is published
  • 18th » Premiere performance of 'The Nutcracker' by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky in Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Famous Birthdays on December in 1892

  • 4th » Francisco Franco, Spanish general and politician, List of Prime Ministers of Spain or Prime Minister of Spain (d. 1975)
  • 4th » Liu Bocheng, Chinese commander and politician (d. 1986)
  • 6th » Osbert Sitwell, English-Italian captain, poet, and author (d. 1969)
  • 8th » Marcus Lee Hansen, American historian, author, and academic (d. 1938)
  • 12th » Milko Kos, Slovenian historian and academic (d. 1972)
  • 15th » J. Paul Getty, American-English businessman and art collector, founded Getty Oil (d. 1976)
  • 17th » Sam Barry, American basketball player and coach (d. 1950)
  • 21st » Amy Clarke, English poet, author, and academic (d. 1980)
  • 21st » Walter Hagen, American golfer (d. 1969)
  • 21st » Rebecca West, English journalist and author (d. 1983)
  • 22nd » Herman Poto─Źnik, Croatian-Austrian engineer (d. 1929)
  • 26th » Don Barclay (actor) called Don Barclay, American actor (d. 1975)
  • 27th » Alfred Edwin McKay, Canadian captain and pilot (d. 1917)

Famous Deaths for December 1892

  • 2nd » Jay Gould, American businessman and financier (b. 1836)
  • 3rd » Afanasy Fet, Russian author and poet (b. 1820)
  • 6th » Werner von Siemens, German businessman, founded the Siemens named Siemens Company (b. 1816)
  • 11th » William Milligan, Scottish theologian and scholar (b. 1821)
  • 16th » Henry Yesler, American businessman and politician, 7th Mayor of Seattle (b. 1810)
  • 18th » Richard Owen, English biologist, anatomist, and paleontologist (b. 1804)

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