On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1886

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Education pioneer Booker T. Washington (30) weds Olivia Davidson (32) Athens, Ohio

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington

Famous Deaths

  • Lydia Koidula, Estonian poet (b. 1843)
1886 Highlights

About August 11, 1886

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 3 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo