On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Vladislav Vančura, Czech writer (Rozmarné léto), born in Háj ve Slezsku, Austria-Hungary (d. 1942)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Henry Brown, composer, dies at 73
  • George Parr, English cricketer (Nottinghamshire & All-England), dies at 65
  • Wilhelm Eduard Weber, German physicist, dies at 86
1891 Highlights

About June 23, 1891

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer