On This Day

What Happened on May 24, 1890

Historical Events

  • Geo Train & Sam Wall circle world in record 67 days, Tacoma-Tacoma

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Leo von Caprivi succeeds Otto von Bismarck as Chancellor of Germany

German Statesman Otto von Bismarck
German Statesman
Otto von Bismarck
  • Tivoli Theater of Varieties opens in London
1890 Highlights

About May 24, 1890

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini