What Happened on February 9, 1891

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st shipment of asparagus arrives in SF from Sacramento

Famous Birthdays

  • Pietro Nenni, Italy, socialist/minister of foreign affairs (1946-47)
  • Ronald Colman, England, 1947 Acad Award actor (Tale of 2 Cities)

Famous Deaths

  • Johan B Jongkind, Dutch/French painter (Winter View), dies at 71