On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1889

Historical Events

  • US President Cleveland signs bill to admit Dakotas, Montana & Washington state to the union

Famous Birthdays

  • Olave Baden-Powell, English founder of the Girl Guide (d. 1977)
  • Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain)
1889 Highlights

About February 22, 1889

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces