What Happened on August 20, 1886

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Second Salon exhibition by Society of Independent Artists held in Paris; includes Georges Seurat's "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte"

Post-Impressionist Painter Georges Seurat
Post-Impressionist Painter
Georges Seurat

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Tillich, German/US theologist (Die sozial Entscheidung)