On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Ola Raknes, Norwegian psychoanalyst and philologist (d. 1975)

Famous Deaths

  • William Giblin, Premier of Tasmania (b. 1840)
1887 Highlights

About January 17, 1887

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn