On This Day

What Happened on May 20, 1889

Famous Birthdays

  • Felix Arndt, American composer, born in NYC, New York (d. 1918)
  • Margery Allingham, detective story writer
  • William Lawther, union leader
1889 Highlights

About May 20, 1889

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus