On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Marija Leiko, Latvian film actress (Falscher Start), born in Riga, Russian Empire (d. 1937)

Famous Deaths

  • Richard Jefferies, English naturalist and essayist, dies of tuberculosis at 38
1887 Highlights

About August 14, 1887

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo