On This Day

What Happened on November 6, 1888

Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Benjamin Harrison (R-Sen-Ind) beats President Grover Cleveland (D), 233 electoral votes to 168, Cleveland receives slightly more votes

23rd US President Benjamin Harrison
23rd US President
Benjamin Harrison
US President Grover Cleveland
US President
Grover Cleveland

1888 Highlights

About November 6, 1888

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 3 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio