On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1889

Historical Events

  • Astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Nyquist, important contributor to information theory (d. 1976)
1889 Highlights

About February 7, 1889

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 8 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius