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What Happened on September 15, 1890

Agatha Christie, The World's Best-Selling Novelist

Famous Birthdays

Agatha Christie

Agatha Christie, English crime writer (Murder on the Orient Express), born in Torquay, Devon (d. 1976)

  • Claude McKaye, Jamaican-American author (Songs of Jamaica, Banjo), born in Clarendon Parish, Jamaica (d. 1948)
  • Frank Martin, Swiss composer (In Terra Fax), born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1974)
1890 Highlights

About September 15, 1890

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo