On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1886

Historical Events

  • The Netherlands New Code of Criminal Law is enforced

Famous Birthdays

  • Othmar Schoeck, composer

Person of interestTarsila do Amaral

Tarsila do Amaral, Brazilian modernist artist, born in Capivari, Brazil (d. 1973)

1886 Highlights

About September 1, 1886

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 1 month and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo