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
Leo XIII

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? 129 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Scorpio