On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1888

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Tchaikovsky's 5th Symphony premieres in St Petersburg


Famous Birthdays

  • Ariantje "Jeanne" Leg, actress (It Vijgeblaadje, It Hippie), born (d. 1973)
1888 Highlights

About November 17, 1888

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

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio