On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • George Brown, English cricket wicketkeeper/batsman (7 Tests; Hampshire), born in Cowley, Oxford, England (d. 1964)

Le Corbusier

Le Corbusier [Charles Jeanneret], Swiss French architect, city planner and artist (Urbanisme), born in La Chaux-de-Fonds (d. 1965))

  • Maria Jeritza [Jedlicka], Austrian singer (Vienna Opera)
  • MartinLuis Guzman, Mexican novelist (Eagle & the Serpent)
1887 Highlights

About October 6, 1887

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 3 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra