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, American dramatist (Winter Set, High Tor), born in Atlantic, Pennsylvania (d. 1959)
1888 Highlights

About December 15, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius