On This Day

What Happened on May 31, 1889

Historical Events

  • Johnstown Flood; 2,209 die in Penn

Famous Birthdays

  • Athene Seyler, British actress (Make Mine Mink), born in London, England (d. 1990)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Pianist Ignacy Jan Paderewski (38) weds baroness Helena Maria Rosen

Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski
Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister
Ignacy Jan Paderewski

1889 Highlights

About May 31, 1889

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini