On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1890

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, Prestwick GC: John Ball becomes first Englishman and first amateur to win the Open; beats Willie Fernie and Archie Simpson by 3 strokes

Famous Birthdays

  • Marius Ulfrstad, Norwegian composer, born in Ellingsøya (d. 1968)
1890 Highlights

About September 11, 1890

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo