On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Artturi Leinonen, Finnish journalist and writer (Kati), born in Ylihärmä, Finland (d. 1963)

Maxwell Anderson

Maxwell Anderson, American dramatist (Winter Set, High Tor), born in Atlantic, Pennsylvania (d. 1959)

Playwright and Dramatist Maxwell Anderson
Playwright and Dramatist
Maxwell Anderson

1888 Highlights

About December 15, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 10 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius