On This Day

What Happened on December 6, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Lamb, American ragtime composer, born in Montclair, New Jersey (d. 1960)
  • Lynn Fontanne, British actress (Peter Pan; The Guardsman), born in Woodford, Essex, England (d. 1983)
1887 Highlights

About December 6, 1887

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius