On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1890

Historical Events

  • General Federation of Women's Clubs founded in the United States

Famous Birthdays

  • Lauritz Melchior, Danish-American baritone tenor (National Symphony), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1973)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander F. Mozhaiski, Russian aviation pioneer, dies at 65
1890 Highlights

About March 20, 1890

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces