What Happened on March 23, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony van Hoboken, Dutch musicologist (Haydn catalog), born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1983)
  • Felix Yussupov, Russian aristocrat, best known for participating in the assassination of Grigori Rasputin, born in Moika Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire (d. 1967)
  • Juan Gris, Spanish cubist painter (Still Life Before an Open Window), born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1927)
  • Sidney Hillman, Lithuanian-American union leader (Amalgamated Clothing Workers Union; Congress of Industrial Organizations), born in Žagarė, Russian Empire (now Lithuania) (d. 1946)
Born in 1887
1887 Highlights

About March 23, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 2 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries