On This Day

What Happened on November 20, 1890

Historical Events

BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Leo XIII encyclical "On Slavery in the Missions"

256th Pope Leo XIII
256th Pope

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Armstrong, American actor (Mighty Joe Young, King Kong), born in Saginaw, Michigan (1973)
1890 Highlights

About November 20, 1890

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio