On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1888

Historical Events

  • Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Lottie Dod retains her title beating Blanche Bingley-Hillyard 6-3, 6-3

Famous Deaths

  • Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53
1888 Highlights

About July 21, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 3 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer