On This Day

What Happened on June 6, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Istv├ín Kardos, Hungarian composer, born in Debrecen, Hungary (d. 1975)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn A. Macdonald

John A. Macdonald, 1st Prime Minister of Canada (1867-73 and 1878-91), dies of a stroke at 76

Prime Minister of Canada John A. Macdonald
Prime Minister of Canada
John A. Macdonald

1891 Highlights

About June 6, 1891

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini