On This Day

What Happened on October 1, 1884

Famous Weddings

William Jennings Bryan

American politician William Jennings Bryan (24) weds writer and future suffragette Mary Elizabeth Baird (23)

1884 Highlights

About October 1, 1884

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra