What Happened on November 23, 1889

Historical Events

  • Debut of 1st jukebox (Palais Royale Saloon, San Francisco)

Famous Birthdays

Alexander Patch (1889-1945)

American WWII general (Guadalcanal Campaign, Operation Dragoon), born in Fort Huachuca, Arizona

  • Harry Sunderland, Australian rugby league administrator (manager 1929–30 Kangaroo tour of GB; Queensland RFL secretary 1913-22; inspired establishment RL in France), born in Gympie, Australia (d. 1964)
Born in 1889
1889 Highlights

About November 23, 1889

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius