What Happened on February 20, 1887

Historical Events

  • Germany, Austria-Hungary & France end Triple Alliance

Famous Birthdays

  • David McKinley Williams, Welsh-American church musician and composer, born in Carnarvonshire, Wales (d. 1978)
  • Hesketh Pearson, England, biographer/playwright (Writ for Libel)

Vincent MasseyVincent Massey (1887-1967)

Canadian diplomat and 1st Canadian-born Governor General of Canada (1952-59), born in Toronto, Ontario


1887 Highlights

About February 20, 1887

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces