On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1890

Historical Events

  • United States Polo Association forms, NYC

Famous Birthdays

  • Dorothy Heyward, American playwright (Porgy), born in NYC, New York (d. 1961)
  • Ted Lewis [Theodore Leopold Friedman], American entertainer, bandleader and musician ("Is Everybody Happy?"), born in Circleville, Ohio (d. 1971)
1890 Highlights

About June 6, 1890

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 4 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini