On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1888

Historical Events

  • 22nd Belmont: Jim McLaughlin aboard Sir Dixon wins in 2:40.25

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Shaposhnikov, Russian composer, born in St Peterberg (d. 1967)
  • Hugo Kauder, Austrian composer, born in Tovańćov (d. 1972)
1888 Highlights

About June 9, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 4 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini