On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1889

Historical Events

  • 1st US national holiday, on centennial of Washington's inauguration

Famous Birthdays

  • Acario Cotapos, Chilean composer, born in Valdivia, Chile (d. 1969)
  • Rudolph Hermann Simonsen, Danish composer (Symphony Number 2, Hellas), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1947)
1889 Highlights

About April 30, 1889

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 6 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus