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, American teacher and composer (popular pre civil war composer), dies at 73
  • George Parr, English cricket batsman (captain first England touring team [North America 1859], second tour [Australia & NZ 1864]), 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? 131 years, 11 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer