On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1891

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestAntonio Gramsci

Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher & Marxist theorist, born in Ales, Sardinia, Italy (d. 1937)

Marxist Theorist and Politician Antonio Gramsci
Marxist Theorist and Politician
Antonio Gramsci
  • Jüri Lossmann, Estonian athlete (Olympic silver marathon 1920), born in Kabala, Estonia (d. 1984)

Famous Deaths

  • Prince Baudouin of Belgium, Count of Flaanders, dies at 21
1891 Highlights

About January 23, 1891

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius