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What Happened on May 17, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Alexandra, 2nd Duchess of Fife, granddaughter of King Edward VII and great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria, born in East Sheen Lodge, Richmond, England (d. 1959)
1891 Highlights

About May 17, 1891

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus