On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1890

Historical Events

  • Ed Cartwright bats in 7 RBIs in 1 inning

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Walter Kramer, American composer, born in NYC, New York

Person of interestFriedrich Paulus

Friedrich Paulus, German field marshal who commanded the 6th Army at Stalingrad and was the highest-ranking German officer to surrender, born in Guxhagen, Germany (d. 1957)

German Field Marshal Friedrich Paulus
German Field Marshal
Friedrich Paulus

1890 Highlights

About September 23, 1890

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 130 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra