What Happened on May 23, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Pär Lagerkvist, Swedish poet, novelist, and playwright (Nobel Prize in Literature, 1951), born in Växjö, Sweden (d. 1974)
Born in 1891

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? 131 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Gemini