On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Bessie Hillman, founder (Almalgamated Clothing Workers of America)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Potocki, premier Austrian/governor/viceroy of Galicia, dies
1889 Highlights

About May 15, 1889

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus