On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • John Metzelaar, Dutch/US (About Tropical Atl Visschen)
  • Ted Shawn, US dancer/choreographer (Dance We Must)

Famous Deaths

  • Alpheus Baker, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies at 63
1891 Highlights

About October 21, 1891

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 130 years, 1 month and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra