On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1891

Historical Events

Historic Event

French painter Paul Gauguin arrives in Papeete, Tahiti

Famous Birthdays

Cole Porter

Cole Porter, American composer and lyricist ("Anything Goes"; "Night And Day"; "I've Got You Under My Skin"), born in Peru, Indiana (d. 1964)

1891 Highlights

About June 9, 1891

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini