What Happened on May 22, 1891

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Born in 1891
1891 Highlights

About May 22, 1891

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini