On This Day

What Happened on January 21, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Francisco Lazaro, Portuguese runner
  • Nikolay Semyonovich Golovanov, composer
  • Timothy Mather Spelman, American composer, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1970)

Famous Deaths

  • Calixa Lavallee, Canadian composer (O Canada), dies at 48
1891 Highlights

About January 21, 1891

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius