On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Woollcott, American critic and short story writer (The Man Who Came to Dinner), born in Phalanx, New Jersey (d. 1943)
1887 Highlights

About January 19, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn