On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Gertrude Caton-Thompson, British archaeologist (Zimbabwe, So Arabia)

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Gungl, Austrian composer, dies at 78
1889 Highlights

About February 1, 1889

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 6 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius