On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1887

Historical Events


BattleBattle of Interest

`Abd-allah II of Harar opens the Battle of Chelenqo with an attack on the camp of the Shewan army of Negus Menelik II

Emperor of Ethiopia Menelik II
Emperor of Ethiopia
Menelik II

1887 Highlights

About January 6, 1887

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 2 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn