On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1884

Historical Events

  • 12th Preakness: S Fisher aboard Knight of Ellerslie wins in 2:39.5

Famous Birthdays

  • Corrado Gini, Italian sociologist (d. 1965)
1884 Highlights

About May 23, 1884

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 137 years and 5 months
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini