On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1887

Historical Events

  • Sultan Bargash of Zanzibar grants E African Association at East African harbors

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward "Mick" Mannock, British WWI flying ace (Victoria Cross), born in British Isles (d. 1918)
1887 Highlights

About May 24, 1887

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini