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


LoveWedding of Interest

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

Arctic Explorer and Diplomat Fridtjof Nansen
Arctic Explorer and Diplomat
Fridtjof Nansen

1889 Highlights

About September 6, 1889

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 2 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo