On This Day

What Happened on November 3, 1889

Historical Events

  • Chaplain AriĆ«ns founds first Roman Catholic Workers group

CrownRoyal Coronation

Menelik II is crowned Emperor of Ethiopia at the Church of Mary on Mount Entoto

Emperor of Ethiopia Menelik II
Emperor of Ethiopia
Menelik II

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinrich Campendonk, German painter and wood carver, born in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (d. 1957)
1889 Highlights

About November 3, 1889

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio