On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1886

Famous Birthdays

  • George Norman Peterkin, English composer & music publisher, born in Liverpool, England (d. 1982)
  • Hermann A. J. Kees, German Egyptologist (Problems of Egyptology)

Famous Weddings

Juliette Gordon Low

Founder of Girl Scouts of the USA Juliette Gordon Low (26) weds William Mackay Low in Savannah, Georgia

1886 Highlights

About December 21, 1886

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius