What Happened on October 30, 1893

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US Senate approves repealing Sherman Silver Purchase Act of 1890

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Atlas, [Angelo Siciliano], American bodybuilder
  • Jan M Romein, Dutch historian (Low Countries at Sea)
  • Roland Freisler, German Nazi politician (d. 1945)
  • Willi Apel, German/US musicologist (Harvard dictionary of music)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestPerson of Interest

John Abbott, 3rd PM of Canada (C) (1891-92), dies of brain cancer at 72

3rd Prime Minister of Canada John Abbott
3rd Prime Minister of Canada
John Abbott