On This Day

What Happened on May 23, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Pär Lagerkvist, Swedish writer, Nobel laureate (d. 1974)

Famous Deaths

  • Ignace Leybach, French pianist and composer, dies at 73
1891 Highlights

About May 23, 1891

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 129 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini