On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1889

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Smallens, conductor, born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • Charles Bickford, American actor (Dynamite, The Virginian), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1967)
  • Tadeusz Jarecki, composer
  • Tom Dugan, Irish actor (Circus Clown, Drag, Skyway), born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1955)