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What Happened on May 20, 1891

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

History of cinema: The first public display of Thomas Edison's prototype kinetoscope to members of the National Federation of Women's Club

Inventor Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison

1891 Highlights

About May 20, 1891

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Taurus