On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1891

Historical Events

  • 1st public bathhouse with showers opens in NYC (People's Bath)
  • Electric self-starter for automobile patented
1891 Highlights

About August 17, 1891

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo