On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1889

Historical Events

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

Famous Birthdays

Alexander Patch

Alexander Patch, American WWII general (Guadalcanal Campaign, Operation Dragoon), born in Fort Huachuca, Arizona (d. 1945)

  • Harry Sunderland, Australian rugby league identity (d. 1964)
1889 Highlights

About November 23, 1889

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 132 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Sagittarius