On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1889

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Women's Tennis, Philadelphia Cricket Club: Defending champion Bertha Townsend beats Lida Voorhees 7-5, 6-2

Famous Deaths

  • Mihail Eminesco, Romanian poet (Luceafarul), dies at 39
1889 Highlights

About June 15, 1889

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini