What Happened on September 23, 1889

Historical Events

  • Nintendo Koppai (Later Nintendo Company, Limited) founded by Fusajiro Yamauchi to produce and market the playing card game Hanafuda

Famous Birthdays

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann (1889-1974)

American journalist and political writer (Public Opinion), born in NYC, New York

Born in 1889

Famous Deaths

  • [William] Wilkie Collins, English writer (The Moonstone), dies at 65
1889 Highlights

About September 23, 1889

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 5 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra