On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1889

Historical Events

  • King Kabaka Mwanga of Buganda resigns

Famous Birthdays

  • Sarat Chandra Bose, Indian activist for independence, born in Howrah, British India (d. 1950)

Famous Weddings

Fridtjof Nansen

Explorer Fridtjof Nansen (27) weds mezzo-soprano singer Eva Nansen (30)

1889 Highlights

About September 6, 1889

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo