On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1887

Historical Events

  • 8th America's Cup: New York Yacht Club’s cutter Volunteer beats Scottish challenger Thistle by 11:48.75 seconds on corrected time to win series, 2-0 off Newport, RI

Famous Birthdays

  • Lil Dagover [Marta-Maria Lillits], Dutch-born German actress (Spiders), born in Madioen, Dutch East Indies (d. 1980)
1887 Highlights

About September 30, 1887

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 133 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra