On This Day

What Happened on October 31, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Wilding, New Zealand tennis player (Wimbledon 1910-13), born in Christchurch, New Zealand (d. 1915)
  • Marie Laurencin, French painter, born in Paris (d. 1956)

Famous Deaths

  • Swami Dayananda Saraswati, founder of Arya Samaj
1883 Highlights

About October 31, 1883

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio