What Happened on May 1, 1889

Historical Events

  • 2nd International Congress calls for 1st International Workers Day 1st May 1890 to mark protests in Chicago in 1886

Famous Birthdays

  • John Evans, English cricket batsman (1 Test) and author ('The Escaping Club'), born in Newtown, Hampshire (d. 1960)
Born in 1889
1889 Highlights

About May 1, 1889

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 134 years, 4 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus