What Happened on August 14, 1888

Famous Deaths

Charles CrockerCharles Crocker (1822-1888)

American business tycoon and railroad executive (Central Pacific Railroad, Southern Pacific Railroad), dies at 65

1888 Highlights

About August 14, 1888

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo