On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1887

Historical Events

  • Harvey Wilcox of Ks subdivides 120 acres he owned in Southern California & starts selling it off as a real estate development (Hollywood)

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Nordhoff, English-born author (d. 1947)
  • Dirk Roosenburg, Dutch architect
1887 Highlights

About February 1, 1887

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius