What Happened on April 15, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Florence Bates, American actress (Moon & Sixpence, Love Crazy, San Antonio), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 1954)
  • Maximilian Kronberger, German poet, born in Berlin (d. 1904)
Born in 1888

Famous Deaths

Matthew ArnoldMatthew Arnold (1822-1888)

English poet and critic (Dover Beach), dies at 65

1888 Highlights

About April 15, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries