What Happened on August 14, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Marinus de Jong, Dutch composer, born in Oosterhout, Netherlands (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Johnny Mullagh, Australian cricket all-rounder (Aboriginal tour of England 1868), dies at 50
  • Sarah Childress Polk, Wife of the 11th President of the United States, James K. Polk (1845-1849), dies at 87
1891 Highlights

About August 14, 1891

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 5 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo