On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward "Ned" Sparks, Canadian actor (42nd Street, Imitation of Life), born in Guelph, Ontario (d. 1957)

Famous Deaths

  • Carl Wilhelm Siemens, German engineer and inventor (laid undersea cables), dies at 60
1883 Highlights

About November 19, 1883

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 137 years and 11 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio