On This Day

What Happened on April 14, 1889

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestArnold J. Toynbee

Arnold J. Toynbee, English historian (A Study of History), born in London (d. 1975)

  • Efim Bogoljubov, Russian-German chess player, born in Stanislavchyk, Tarashcha Uyezd, Kiev Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1952)
  • James Stephenson, British actor (Letter, Espionage Agent, Nancy Drew), born in Selby, Yorkshire, England (d. 1941)
1889 Highlights

About April 14, 1889

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries