On This Day

What Happened on May 13, 1890

Historical Events

  • 18th Preakness: W Martin aboard Montague wins in 2:36.75

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Lord Salisbury offers Helgoland to Germany in exchange for Zanzibar, Uganda & Equatoria

British Prime Minister Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
British Prime Minister
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil

1890 Highlights

About May 13, 1890

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 2 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus