On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • Octave Lapize, French cyclist (Tour de France 1910), born in Paris, France (d. 1917)
  • Victoria von Battenberg, Queen of Spain as the wife of King Alfonso XIII, born in Balmoral Castle, Scotland (d. 1969)
1887 Highlights

About October 24, 1887

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 9 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio