What Happened on August 23, 1888

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Henry Gosse, English naturalist (created 1st public aquarium at London Zoo, coined term 'aquarium'), dies at 78
1888 Highlights

About August 23, 1888

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo