On This Day

What Happened on October 2, 1889

Historical Events

  • 1st Pan American conference (Washington, D.C.)
  • In Colorado, Nicholas Creede strikes it rich in silver during the last great silver boom of the American Old West.
1889 Highlights

About October 2, 1889

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 132 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra