What Happened on February 20, 1887

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 1st minor league baseball association organizes (Pittsburgh)
  • Germany, Austria-Hungary & France end Triple Alliance

Famous Birthdays

  • David McKinley Williams, composer
  • Hesketh Pearson, England, biographer/playwright (Writ for Libel)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Vincent Massey, Canadian diplomat, first Canadian-born Governor General of Canada (1952-59), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1967)

Governor General of Canada Vincent Massey
Governor General of Canada
Vincent Massey