What Happened on February 23, 1887

Historical Events

  • French/Italian Riviera struck by Earthquake; 2,000 die
  • US Congress grants Seal Rocks to San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Cyril Delevanti, British actor (Soylent Green, The Night of the Iguana), born in London, England (d. 1975)
  • Oskar Lindberg, Swedish composer (Requiem), born in Gagnef, Sweden (d. 1955)
Born in 1887

About February 23, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces