On This Day

What Happened on February 11, 1889

Historical Events

  • Meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890

Famous Birthdays

  • Vladimir Mikhaylovich Deshevov, Russian-Soviet composer (Ice and Steel), born in St. Petersburg (d. 1955)
1889 Highlights

About February 11, 1889

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius