On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Michael Chekhov, Russian-American actor (Abie's Irish Rose, Rhapsody), born in Saint Petersburg, Russia (d. 1955)

Famous Deaths

  • Pierre Lallement, inventor of the bicycle (b. 1843 or 1844)
1891 Highlights

About August 29, 1891

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo