On This Day

What Happened on December 17, 1887

Historical Events

  • Georges Feydeau's "Tailleur Pour Dames" premieres in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Hermine Reuss, Empress of Germany and Duchess of Bohemia (d. 1947)
  • Josef Lada, Czech painter (d. 1957)
1887 Highlights

About December 17, 1887

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius