On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Annie "Charley" Toorop, Dutch painter (3 Generations)
  • John Knittel, Swiss writer, born in Dharwar, India (d. 1970)
  • Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov, Soviet physicist (d. 1951)

Famous Weddings

Bonar Law

56th UK Prime Minister Bonar Law (32) weds Annie Robley at West Free Church in Helensburgh, Scotland

Famous Deaths

  • Daniel H. Wells, Mormon leader and 3rd Mayor of Salt Lake City, dies at 76
1891 Highlights

About March 24, 1891

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries