What Happened on November 9, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Gertrude Astor [Eyster], American silent and sound screen character actress (The Strong Man: Hell Bound), born in Lakewood, Ohio (d. 1977)
  • Muriel Aked, British actress (Rome Express, Happiest Days of Your Life), born in Bingley, Yorkshire, England (d. 1955)
Born in 1887

Famous Weddings

Grandma Moses

Anna Mary Robertson (27), later to become painter known as Grandma Moses, weds Thomas Salmon Moses in New York

1887 Highlights

About November 9, 1887

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio