On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Fred Merkle, American baseball figure, born in Watertown, Wisconsin (d. 1958)
1888 Highlights

About December 20, 1888

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 132 years and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius