On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1889

Historical Events

  • Columbia Phonograph was formed in Washington, D.C.

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri PĂ©lissier, French cyclist (Tour de France 1923), born in Paris, France (d. 1935)
1889 Highlights

About January 22, 1889

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius