On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • Katie Sandwina, German legendary woman weight-lifter
  • Roger Nash Baldwin, founder (American Civil Liberties Union)

Famous Deaths

  • Auguste Franchomme, French cellist and composer, dies at 75
1884 Highlights

About January 21, 1884

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius