What Happened on October 7, 1887

Famous Birthdays

  • A.C. "Jack" Russell, English cricket batsman (10 Tests, 5 x 100s; Essex CCC), born in Leyton, England (d. 1961)
  • Jack Mulhall, American actor and producer (The Three Musketeers, The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand), born in Wappingers Falls, New York (d. 1979)

Famous Deaths

  • George James Webb, English-American composer, dies at 84
1887 Highlights

About October 7, 1887

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra