What Happened on January 1, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • John Garand, American inventor (d. 1974)

Famous Weddings

David Lloyd George

55th UK Prime Minister David Lloyd George (25) weds first wife Margaret Owen

1888 Highlights

About January 1, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn