What Happened on May 6, 1889

Historical Events

Exposition Universelle

Exposition Universelle (World's Fair) in Paris opens with the recently completed Eiffel Tower serving as the entrance arch

Famous Birthdays

  • Stanley Morison, British typographer, born in Wanstead, Essex (d. 1967)
Born in 1889
1889 Highlights

About May 6, 1889

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 134 years and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus