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Source: Wikipedia Historical context
  • Koningin WilhelminaKoningin Wilhelmina (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1948 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • Regentes EmmaRegentes Emma (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1890 till 1898 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
  • In The Netherlands , there was from August 21, 1891 to May 9, 1894 the cabinet Van Tienhoven, with Mr. G. van Tienhoven (unie-liberaal) as prime minister.
  • The Netherlands had about 5.1 million citizens.
  • Thomas Edison receives a patent for a two-way telegraph.
  • Edward Emerson Barnard discovers D/1892 T1, the first comet discovered by photographic means, on the night of October 13?14.
  • The Pledge of Allegiance is first recited by students in many US public schools, as part of a celebration marking the 400th anniversary of Columbus's voyage.
Weather

The temperature on April 5, 1892 was about 13.1 °C. The airpressure was 76 cm mercury. The atmospheric humidity was 78%.

Source: KNMI (weather station Utrecht/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from April 5, 1892 at Delpher

Born on April 5
Died on April 5

Names that were popular for boys in 1892
  • Johannes
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Pieter
  • Gerrit
  • Petrus
  • Jacob
  • Adrianus
  • Jacobus
  • Dirk
  • Hendrikus
  • Arie
  • Gerardus
Names that were popular for girls in 1892
  • Maria
  • Johanna
  • Anna
  • Cornelia
  • Elisabeth
  • Wilhelmina
  • Hendrika
  • Catharina
  • Adriana
  • Aaltje
  • Grietje
  • Jacoba
  • Petronella
  • Neeltje
  • Geertruida