On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Theo Van Doesburg [Christian Emil Marie Küpper], Dutch painter and architect (Style), born in Utrecht, Netherlands (d. 1931)

Famous Deaths

  • Ángela Peralta, Mexican operatic soprano, harpist, pianist, and composer, dies of yellow fever at 38
1883 Highlights

About August 30, 1883

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo