On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1890

Famous Birthdays

  • Roy Kilner, English cricketer (d. 1928)

Famous Deaths

  • Prosper Philippe Catherine Sainton, French composer, dies at 77
1890 Highlights

About October 17, 1890

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 9 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra