On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • John Garand, American inventor (d. 1974)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

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

British Prime Minister David Lloyd George
British Prime Minister
David Lloyd George

1888 Highlights

About January 1, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn